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When a couple discovers that a brass teapot makes them money whenever they hurt themselves, they must come to terms with how far they are willing to go.

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Storyline

Based on the comic book series "The Brass Teapot" about mid-twenty year old couple who, in these difficult economic times, finds a mysterious, magical brass teapot which makes them money but at a surprising price. After realizing the teapots powers, John and Alice must decide how far they will go to fulfill their dream. Written by Anonymous

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No Pain. No Gain.


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

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15 April 2013 (USA)  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$900,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$4,468 (USA) (5 April 2013)

Gross:

$6,643 (USA) (12 April 2013)
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Trivia

Ramaa Mosley first learned about Tim Macy after typing "best Short Story" on google. The two later met online and decided to make the short story that was to be "The Brass Teapot" into a comic book before adapting it to film. See more »

Goofs

When John and Alice are in the library, Alice rips a page out of the "Magical Objects and Potions" book while John is distracted. He then begins to read about some dangers of the teapot on the lower right edge of the right-side page. Turning the page he cannot keep reading because the next page had been removed. In reality, the continuation would have been on the upper-left back side of the page he turned, which was clearly full of text. See more »

Quotes

John: What the hell happened?
Alice: I fell down the stairs.
John: We don't have stairs.
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Best Couple Movie me n my GF have seen in a while!!
13 March 2013 | by (Mexico) – See all my reviews

I watched this movie with my GirlFriend and it had us laughing the whole time,we kept comparing each other to the couple in the movie. Hope there are no real Brass Teapots out there or else i am in for a major ass beating. I would recommend it to couples that are looking for a movie to watch together, Maybe we can get a Screening out here in Mexicali so we can share it with the rest of our friends, i love the violence it makes it better then watching some girly movie that my girl would pick out. i give it a 10 because i love the violence throughout the whole movie i think there should be more movies like this out there.


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