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The Adventures of Pluto Nash (2002)

PG-13 | | Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi | 16 August 2002 (USA)
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In the future, a man struggles to keep his lunar nightclub out of the hands of the Mafia.

Director:

Ron Underwood

Writer:

Neil Cuthbert
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Eddie Murphy ... Pluto Nash
Randy Quaid ... Bruno
Rosario Dawson ... Dina Lake
Joe Pantoliano ... Mogan
Jay Mohr ... Tony Francis
Luis Guzmán ... Felix Laranga
James Rebhorn ... Belcher
Peter Boyle ... Rowland
Burt Young ... Gino
Miguel A. Núñez Jr. ... Miguel
Pam Grier ... Flura Nash
John Cleese ... James
Victor Varnado Victor Varnado ... Kelp
Illeana Douglas ... Dr. Mona Zimmer
Jacynthe René ... Babette
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Storyline

After his successful nightclub is blown to flaming bits, Pluto and his band travel across the moon looking for clues to the arsonist. Pluto, Bruno, and Dina search a seedy motel, Pluto's secret hideout, and the casino of the most powerful man on the moon for the evildoer, only to discover that his club's destruction might have been his own fault. Written by FMJ_Joker

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Taglines:

Action's future has arrived... See more »

Genres:

Action | Comedy | Sci-Fi

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for violence, sexual humor and language | See all certifications »

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Trivia

Eddie Murphy refused to promote the film at its time of release, and stated that the money is the only reason he took the role. See more »

Goofs

When Pluto Nash's twin falls in the end fight and crashes onto the blackjack table, the female on the right only steps back and smiles, not even spilling her champagne, as everyone else jumps back in shock. See more »

Quotes

Pluto Nash: What happened?
James: Obviously, you did something stupid.
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Connections

Referenced in Dinner for Five: Episode #4.4 (2005) See more »

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Written by Karl Gordon, Shaznay Lewis and Kyle McCray
Performed by All Saints
Courtesy of Warner Strategic Marketing UK
By Arrangement with Warner Special Products
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laughed from start to finish
19 August 2002 | by imdb-906See all my reviews

I go to the movies to be entertained and this one certainly did that for me. The biggest source of fun was seeing the juxtaposition of old movie cliches - gangsters, seedy nightclubs, and hot wired cars - placed in the futuristic setting of a campy lunar colony. I laughed from start to finish and enjoyed the surprise ending. I found "Pluto Nash" to be a very entertaining diversion.


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Official Sites:

Warner Bros.

Country:

USA | Australia

Language:

English

Release Date:

16 August 2002 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Pluto Nash See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$100,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$2,182,900, 18 August 2002

Gross USA:

$4,420,080

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$7,103,973
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Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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