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The Internship (2013)

PG-13  |   |  Comedy  |  7 June 2013 (USA)
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Two salesmen whose careers have been torpedoed by the digital age find their way into a coveted internship at Google, where they must compete with a group of young, tech-savvy geniuses for a shot at employment.

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Billy (Vince Vaughn) and Nick (Owen Wilson) are salesmen whose careers have been torpedoed by the digital world. Trying to prove they are not obsolete, they defy the odds by talking their way into a coveted internship at Google, along with a battalion of brilliant college students. But, gaining entrance to this utopia is only half the battle. Now they must compete with a group of the nation's most elite, tech-savvy geniuses to prove that necessity really is the mother of re-invention. Written by Twentieth Century Fox

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Rated PG-13 for sexuality, some crude humor, partying and language | See all certifications »

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Aprendices fuera de línea  »

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$58,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$17,325,307 (USA) (7 June 2013)

Gross:

$44,665,963 (USA) (6 September 2013)
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Trivia

The X-Men franchise is mentioned a few times. Rose Byrne acted in both this film and X-Men: First Class (2011). See more »

Goofs

In one of the interior google shots, a sign can be seen pointing to the physics classrooms of the building where the scene was filmed. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Nick Campbell: What the shit is this? Why is this on the get psyched mix?
Billy McMahon: Because I gotta throw you a curve-ball every now and again, or you get bored, and the mix doesn't have its intended effect.
Nick Campbell: No, I want to get rev'd up, and this song's not doing it.
Billy McMahon: Oh, really? I defy you to crush this chorus and not get psyched.
Nick Campbell: Not gonna happen.
Billy McMahon: Don't ya think?
[cranks up the volume and Nick actually starts singing along]
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Crazy Credits

The first half of the ending credits incorporates Google's products such as Google Drive, Translate, Google+, Hangouts, Photos, and YouTube. Following the "Lost Cosplay Video", the credits revert to a regular format using the Google logo font. See more »

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References The Terminator (1984) See more »

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NFL On Fox Theme
Written by Reed Hays, Phil Garrod & Scott Schreer
Fox NFL Theme Produced by Scott Schreer, NJJ Music, New York
Courtesy of Fox Sports Productions, Inc.
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Just as expected - Thankfully
10 June 2013 | by (Pennsylvania) – See all my reviews

Far too often, you see the cast of a movie, the previews, go in with an idea of what to expect, and come out feeling you were duped out of your money. Not so with 'The Internship.' I was reluctant to see it based on some of the poor reviews I'd seen, but my wife, who pays absolutely no attention to reviews whatsoever, is a big fan of both Wilson and Vaughn (sp?), so we took the chance. We both found it to be entertaining and funny, never lagging too long before the next joke. The Google campus proved an interesting site in itself.

Of course it's a bit far-fetched, but who cares. If you like Owen and Vince either separately or together, you will likely enjoy the movie. All of the supporting actors did a commendable job as well.


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