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Tammy (2014)

R | | Comedy | 2 July 2014 (USA)
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After losing her job and learning that her husband has been unfaithful, a woman hits the road with her profane, hard-drinking grandmother.

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Tammy, who was recently fired from a Topper Jack's fast food restaurant, returns home only to find her husband enjoying a romantic meal with the neighbor. She quickly packs her necessities, and travels down three houses to her parent's home. Upon denied use of her mom's car to drive to Niagara Falls, she quickly resorts to an "ailing" grandmother, who also lives in the home...Only instead of traveling alone, Grandma Pearl wants in on the road trip. After realizing Grandma Pearl has the funds, they hit the road. Pearl soon proves to be quite the alcoholic despite her diabetes, and Tammy quickly turns into the "baby-sitter." From finding love in a bar to robbing a Topper Jack's in order to bail Pearl out of jail,the quirky adventure will have you finding yourself riding along for the misadventures of Tammy. Written by Mayor_G

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She hit the road. The road hit back.

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Rated R for language including sexual references | See all certifications »

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2 July 2014 (USA)  »

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Budget:

$19,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$21,577,049 (USA) (4 July 2014)

Gross:

$84,518,155 (USA) (10 October 2014)
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Trivia

Beth McCarthy-Miller was set to direct but dropped out due to scheduling conflicts. See more »

Goofs

Tammy tells Pearl to "get a notebook out and a sharp pen". You sharpen a pencil, not a pen. See more »

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Tammy: [angrily] I do blame you. I blame you for shoving me out of a hotel room last night and letting me sleep outside like a dog. I blame you 'cause you're already on your second bloody Mary. It's not even 10:00 A.M.
Pearl: This is vegetables.
Tammy: [voice breaks] I blame you for packing up your shit and making me come home from school when I was ten years old and finding an empty fucking room. That's what I blame you for. You know how shitty that was for a little kid? You left me all alone.
Pearl: Well, you weren't ...
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Crazy Credits

There is a blooper from the scene when Tammy gets fired a minute into the credits. See more »

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Referenced in Someone Has to Review It!: Spy (2015) See more »

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She Was Country
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Don't Waste Your Money
5 July 2014 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I can usually find some redeeming qualities in most if not all movies... not so here. Tammy is simply not funny.

The movie is poorly written, poorly acted and cannot be saved even with the brilliant Kathy Bates and a bit-part by Dan Akroyd. Foul language exists to try to boost scenes that are stone dead unfunny and it goes over like a lead balloon. I was tempted to ask for a refund.

Don't even waste your time watching it when it comes out on Netflix, you'll be spared the bore-fest.

The IMDb has a 10-line requirement for leaving reviews but to be frank, it hard to write 10- lines about a movie that is simply not entertaining. I suspect that even hard core McCarthy fans will have a hard time trying to swallow this one.


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