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Ted (2012)

 -  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

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

Ted is coming.

Genres:

Comedy | Fantasy

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

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Release Date:

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

Ted Danson:  Appears on a fictional Cheers (1982) DVD interview mentioning the penis size of Woody Harrelson. See more »

Goofs

When Sam J. Jones pours shots for the guys John's is seen full and when they go to drink the shots his is almost empty. See more »

Quotes

[Rex escorts John to the second floor of his house, showing off all of his expensive memorabilia]
Rex: This is Wade Boggs' autographed bat. I just barely outbid Phil Donahue for that at an auction.
John: Wow, cool.
Rex: Yeah, cool.
[Pointing at boxing gloves on display]
Rex: These boxing gloves worn by Joe Louis in his first fight.
[Stops and points at abstract painting]
Rex: This is art. Get it?
[John shrugs]
Rex: [Pointing at glasses on display] These were John Lennon's glasses. They're worth like a million dollars.
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Crazy Credits

At the start of the movie, the Universal 'planet earth' signature sequence appears, and the narration begins. As the narration continues, the camera zooms in to the logo, "Google Earth Style" eventually centering on the action in the young John Bennet's home town. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Scary Movie 5 (2013) See more »

Soundtracks

Saving Ted/Lori's Wish
Written by Walter Murphy
Performed by Walter Murphy
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User Reviews

 
do not call drama a comedy
9 December 2012 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This movie promotes drug use and alcohol.

The viewer is supposed to laugh on every profanity phrase. When you use profanity it must be good, it must be cheerful, it must be rare and smart, but this movie is depressing like any movie about drug abuse.

I can not say anything bad about the actors. The idea itself, and the context is very depressing.

It would be impossible for me to watch this movie second time.

I can not understand why this movie received 7.3 points here. It is very hard now to find a good movie. The 80s were golden age for American movies, now you have to dig through at least 10 movies to find a good one.


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