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Tenacious D in The Pick of Destiny (2006)

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To become the greatest band of all time, two slacker, wannabe-rockers set out on a quest to steal a legendary guitar pick that gives its holders incredible guitar skills, from a maximum security Rock and Roll museum.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
... JB
... KG
... Lee
... Dio
... Open Mic Host
... Lil' JB
... Security Guard
... Security Guard
... Car Chase Cop / Gang Leader
... Truck Stop Waitress
... The Stranger
... Satan
... Guitar Center Guy
... Girl
Brittany Eldridge ... Girl
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Storyline

This is the story of a friendship that changes the course of rock history forever, of the fateful collision of minds between JB and KG that led to the creation of the precedent-shattering band Tenacious D, and of the two heroes' quest to find the fabled Guitar Pick Of Destiny... Written by Anonymous

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

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22 November 2006 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Dando la nota  »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$3,234,879, 24 November 2006, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$8,319,186, 31 December 2006
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Trivia

In the hallway of the Rock Museum you can see a big Foo Fighters sign. Dave Grohl of the Foo Fighters plays Satan. See more »

Goofs

When they first time meet the man with stick in the bar where a group of girls are seen, the place of fork, knife and napkin changes between scenes. Also another pair of sets completely disappears. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
JB: Ready, Kage?
KG: Ready.
JB: Let's do this. Fatty.
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Sasquatch Researcher............John C. Reilly See more »

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References The Rocky Horror Picture Show (1975) See more »

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Sittin' Single
Written by John Yingst and Jan Peterson
Vocal by Scott Eversoll
Courtesy of MasterSource
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Best Movie Ever
25 November 2006 | by See all my reviews

I am a HUGE Tenacious D fan, and I think this is not the funniest movie in the world, but the most entertaining. It's not laugh-a-minute but that's not what the D intended it to be. I went into the movie seeing all the HBO shows, memorized both albums, and that made it even more enjoyable. Plenty of inside jokes from past Tenacious D albums, and HBO shows. Since I knew the new album already, I knew 40 minutes of the movie because it is a musical comedy. I would say it has the best first 5 minutes of any movie and the best last 5 minutes of any movie. Hands Down.

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