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Crocodile Dundee in Los Angeles (2001)

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Australian Outback adventurer Mick "Crocodile" Dundee travels to Los Angeles with his young son while his longtime companion suspects foul play at a movie studio.

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Simon Wincer

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Paul Hogan (characters), Matt Berry (as Matthew Berry) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Paul Hogan ... Michael J. 'Crocodile' Dundee
Linda Kozlowski ... Sue Charlton
Jere Burns ... Arnan Rothman
Jonathan Banks ... Milos Drubnik
Alec Wilson Alec Wilson ... Jacko
Gerry Skilton Gerry Skilton ... Nugget O'Cass
Steve Rackman ... Donk
Serge Cockburn Serge Cockburn ... Mikey Dundee
Aida Turturro ... Jean Ferraro
Paul Rodriguez ... Diego
Kaitlin Hopkins ... Miss Mathis
David Clendenning David Clendenning ... English Tourist
Duke Bannister Duke Bannister ... American Tourist
Betty Bobbitt ... American Lady
Karen Crone Karen Crone ... Barmaid Ida
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Storyline

From the opening shot of a Jurassic Park-esque reptilian eye, you know you are in for a wild ride. As Mick "Crocodile" Dundee sits in a canoe sharpening his famous knife, a monstrous croc hides somewhere in the deep. The croc suddenly attacks, tearing Mick's boat to pieces and leaving him and mate Jacko up a tree. Life for Mick can only get easier, right? When Mick arrives at home, he discovers longtime companion Sue's newspaper-mogul father has called, and needs her help on an article at the paper's Los Angeles branch. Mick, who recognizes his importance in the modernizing bush is now no more than as a tourist attraction, agrees to join her, and together Mick, Sue and son Mikey head for Los Angeles. Here the adventure truly begins, as Mick and Jacko brave a cowboy bar where the horsemen are of a different color, and a Hollywood film party where everyone seems interested in Mick's mate Malcolm "Mal" Gibson's colorful exploits. Sue's article soon leads to a sleazy film producer, so ... Written by Anonymous

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He heard there was wildlife in L.A. He didn't know how wild.


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for some language and brief violence | See all certifications »
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Country:

Australia | USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

20 April 2001 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Crocodile Dundee 3 See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$21,150,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

AUD 1,775,475 (Australia), 14 April 2001

Opening Weekend USA:

$7,714,362, 22 April 2001, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$25,635,682

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$39,438,674
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Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

An early draft of the script contained a cameo role for Hugh Hefner as himself. See more »

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When Mick and Jacko are ordering food from Wendy's, the order of 'Biggie Fries' appear on the screen before they actually order them. See more »

Quotes

[After foiling some gangsters who try to mug them]
Mick "Crocodile" Dundee: Now I know why they call L.A. 'The city on wheels'.
Jacko: Why's that?
Mick "Crocodile" Dundee: Well they don't even get out of there car to mug ya.
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Strike It Up
Performed by Black Box
Written by Nelson Cruz, Daniele Davoli, Mirko Limoni, Oscar Pabon, Danielo Semplici and Allan Anthony Suchicki
Courtesy of BMG Entertainment International U.K. and Ireland Ltd.
Under License from BMG Special Products
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OK, But They Went To The Well Once Too Often
10 May 2006 | by ccthemovieman-1See all my reviews

They went one-too-many in the Crocodile Dundee series with this third film. The sequel (Dundee II) was very good and that should have been the end of it. By the time this third one was made, Paul Hogan was putting on the wrinkles fast (although still in shape) and co-star/wife Linda Kozlowski had put on a few pounds.

The movie didn't fare well, maybe because the humor dominated instead of a balanced mix of it with drama, humor and romance as the other two films emphasized. Also, this story had done before in the first movie, with the Australian coping with America in New York so we didn't a replay of that in Los Angeles.

One thing nice about this film: it was nice in a mellow sort of way. There is a gentleness to it, a nice tone which you don't often see in today's R-rated dominated film industry....and it still was entertaining, for the most part. It's just too much familiar ground and added very little to what the first two films showed.


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