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Tim and Eric's Billion Dollar Movie (2012)

 -  Comedy  -  27 January 2012 (USA)
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Two guys get a billion dollars to make a movie, only to watch their dream run off course. In order to make the money back, they then attempt to revitalize a failing shopping mall.

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Two guys get a billion dollars to make a movie, only to watch their dream run off course. In order to make the money back, they then attempt to revitalize a failing shopping mall.

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Rated R for strong crude and sexual content throughout, brief graphic nudity, pervasive language, comic violence and drug use | See all certifications »

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$3,000,000 (estimated)

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$87,475 (USA) (2 March 2012)

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$200,803 (USA) (13 April 2012)
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There are no opening credits, but a fake one crediting Tim and Eric in the film-within-the-film, Diamond Jim. See more »

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When Eric is holding the coin that he is about to throw into the fountain, as the shots change, the face of the coin also changes. Going from Heads to tails. See more »

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Serious Announcer: If you look at Tim and Eric's show, one of the wonderful things about them was how absurd the right and left turns are; one piece to another. But yeah, this has a story. An absurd story.
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After the credits, Michael Gross briefly introduces himself and puts a fictional lengthy e-mail address for contact information. See more »

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References Top Gun (1986) See more »

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T+ E's B$M: Great Job!
4 February 2012 | by (Dallas, Texas) – See all my reviews

Count me as one of those perplexed by the negative reaction of so-called Tim and Eric fans. This movie is funny. Yeah it's stupid, gross and childish - but as in the rest of their work, there's some perceptive satire in here. B$M is a middle-finger salute to Hollywood and the mass media swamp we've been bathing in for the past 20 years. There's also a recurring indictment of corporate culture that bubbles throughout the entire film. Of course you don't need to know any of this to laugh out loud at the lunacy on display by these two weirdos. It always seems to me that T&E are at their best when they go into "full retard" mode but it's also hilarious to see them as dementedly sincere "managers" confronting a used-toilet paper salesman and the bizarre relationship entanglements between T&E and a middle-aged balloon seller and a 7 year old boy. This is seriously disturbing stuff. Maybe the only way to confront T&E's brand of horror-humor is to laugh hardily.

Now if you excuse me, I'm off to watch Top Gun from the top for the second time today. Sit back and enjoy the ride.


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