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 -  Comedy | Fantasy  -  29 June 2012 (USA)
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As the result of a childhood wish, John Bennett's teddy bear, Ted, came to life and has been by John's side ever since - a friendship that's tested when Lori, John's girlfriend of four years, wants more from their relationship.

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Ted (voice)
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Young John (as Brett Manley)
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Storyline

John makes a Christmas miracle happen by bringing his one and only friend to life, his teddy bear. The two grow up together and John must then choose to stay with his girlfriend or keep his friendship with his crude and extremely inappropriate teddy bear, Ted. Written by Anonymous

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friend | teddy bear | girlfriend | love | boss | See more »

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Ted is coming.

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Comedy | Fantasy

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Rated R for crude and sexual content, pervasive language, and some drug use | See all certifications »

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29 June 2012 (USA)  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$50,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$54,415,205 (USA) (29 June 2012)

Gross:

$218,628,680 (USA) (19 October 2012)
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Trivia

The integrated archive footage of Ted on The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson: Episode dated 29 February 1984 (1984) was culled from the broadcast of February 29, 1984. Johnny Carson's actual guest that night was Emmanuel Lewis. This can easily be determined by when Johnny, upon Ted's arrival, says, "I thought you'd be taller." Although Ted responded, "I thought you were gonna be funnier," Emmanuel's actual response was, "Me too." See more »

Goofs

(at around 1h 25 mins) A car is seen driving left to right at an intersection. There is a sign that says "Left Turn Only" which would suggest it is a one-way street flowing to the left not the right. See more »

Quotes

Lori: Can I give you a ride home?
John: No thanks, I'll walk. I might get raped but if I do I'll know it's my fault because of what I'm wearing.
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Crazy Credits

The opening credits were supposed to start with "Universal Pictures and Media Rights Capital Presents" as shown in the trailers/commercials and the back of the DVD/Blu-Ray covers. But, for unknown reasons, it starts with "Media Rights Capital Presents" and "Universal Pictures Presents" in the actual movie. See more »

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References Dude, Where's My Car? (2000) See more »

Soundtracks

Only Wanna Be With You
Written by Mark Bryan, Dean Felber, Darius Rucker, and 'Jim 'Sonefeld'
Performed by Seth MacFarlane
Karaoke track courtesy of JUSTLIKE IT LLC
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It's funny how not funny it is!
5 January 2014 | by (London, England) – See all my reviews

There are no spoilers here because there is nothing contained within the confines of this motion picture really worth typing out. I find it increasingly disappointing as a human being that people fall for such worthless, low life, gimmicky humour. "Oh wow, look, a teddy is smoking weed, being radically racist/other-things-similar-to-racism and ignorant! Haha oh what a guy, that IS funny!" There is nothing remotely adult (it is basically a movie for young teens who are too blind to see that swearing and insensitivity are not the cake for humour, only the icing) and creative about this movie. (Sure, there is a valid love story about needing to grow up but that's a thin cover that leaks smell on a pot of s**t). Humour in general may be 'immature' but there is a step between intelligent, immature humour and frankly lame, childlike immature humour where if you insert enough insensitive and inappropriate material into a film the creators assume people are dumb enough to clap their hands together and giggle like a baby. Which we obviously are because this movie got a decent rating. I think I'll stick to comidians who have real wit and something worthwhile to get laughs about. Not impressed. Goodbye standards, welcome worthless rubbish, here, take my money!


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