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Project X (2012)

R | | Comedy | 2 March 2012 (USA)
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3 high school seniors throw a birthday party to make a name for themselves. As the night progresses, things spiral out of control as word of the party spreads.

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It's Thomas Kub's 17th birthday and all he wants to do is throw a small party with some friends to help raise his social status and maybe even get lucky. But when his best friend Costa starts calling radio stations and putting ads up on Craigslist, you can be sure that this party is going to get really out of hand really fast.

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Rated R for crude and sexual content throughout, nudity, drugs, drinking, pervasive language, reckless behavior and mayhem - all involving teens (also extended cut) | See all certifications »

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Proyecto X  »

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Budget:

$12,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$21,051,363 (USA) (2 March 2012)

Gross:

$54,724,272 (USA) (11 May 2012)
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Trivia

Filmed over a period of five weeks. See more »

Goofs

After the party when they are hiding at the school, Thomas tells Dax (The main person recording everything) he'll be fine and to go home, however later footage is shown of Thomas talking to his dad. This footage shouldn't exist since Dax left and no one else was around at the house afterwards. See more »

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[first lines]
Costa: What up my lovely females? This is your boy Costa, your host for the evening. Behind me is Thomas Kub's house. Today is Thomas Kub's birthday,
[grabs crotch]
Costa: and this is Project X, yo.
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Referenced in Project aXe (2012) See more »

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What Happened To That Boy
Written by Chad Hugo, Malice (as Gene Thornton Jr), Pusha T (as Terrance Thorton), Brian Williams (as Bryan Williams) and Pharrell Williams
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EPIC! Why Not Just Enjoy The Ride?!
18 March 2012 | by (Dana Point, Southern California) – See all my reviews

I knew very little about this film before seeing it.

My 20 year old daughter had just seen it, crowned it 'AWESOME' and wanted to take me and her 15 year old sister. My daughters both know about my wild youth, as I know about theirs...

Well, I have to concur with my daughters - it was 'EPIC'. To the naysayers who are calling this trash, I say, too f'in' bad for you guys! You obviously have never been to a real party! Sure, it may go a little over the top - it's a movie! Get it?! People don't really fly either, Einstein! I am almost hittin 60 and I remember some kick ass parties. FUN.

Loosin' up! You're gonna die anyway.

Everyday I'm shufflin'...


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