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Epic Movie (2007)

PG-13 | | Adventure, Comedy | 26 January 2007 (USA)
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A spoof on previous years' epic movies (The Da Vinci Code (2006), The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (2005) + 20 more), TV series, music videos and celebs. 4 orphans are on an epic adventure.
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Kal Penn ... Edward
Adam Campbell ... Peter Pervertsky
Jennifer Coolidge ... White Bitch
Jayma Mays ... Lucy
Faune Chambers Watkins ... Susan Pervertsky (as Faune Chambers)
Crispin Glover ... Willy Wonka
Tony Cox ... Bink
Héctor Jiménez ... Mr. Tumnus (as Hector Jimenez)
Darrell Hammond ... Captain Jack Swallows
Carmen Electra ... Mystique
Fred Willard ... Aslo
David Carradine ... Museum Curator
Kevin McDonald ... Harry Potter
George Alvarez George Alvarez ... Ron Weasley
Crista Flanagan ... Hermione Granger
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Storyline

Four troubled orphans from four separate movie scenarios who are bound together in a wacky chocolate factory after receiving golden tickets to go on an 'epic adventure.' After they escape from the clutches of a very scary Willy Wonka they discover the magical world of 'Gnarnia' through an enchanted wardrobe. There they must seek the help of a randy lion, a hoard of mutants from the x academy, students of witchcraft and wizardry, funky swash-buckling pirates and a mischievous beaver to defeat the evil white bitch! Written by MovieMagic

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

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Opening Wide, January 26 See more »

Genres:

Adventure | Comedy

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

Parents Guide:

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

26 January 2007 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Bob Bailey See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$20,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$18,612,544, 28 January 2007

Gross USA:

$39,739,367

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$86,865,564
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (unrated)

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital | SDDS | DTS

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

This film marked Roscoe Lee Browne's final acting role before his death on April 11, 2007, at the age of 80. See more »

Goofs

(at around 19 mins) When Lucy went into the wardrobe, a large number of objects poured on top of her when she opened it. However, when Edward goes in (at around 28 mins), there is nothing in the room and the wardrobe is neat and closed again. This is probably deliberate. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Narrator: This is the story of four orphans brought together by fate. They didn't know it yet, but there was something more greater in store for them, something epic.
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Crazy Credits

Multiple positions/titles are misspelled (intentionally) (seen in theaters
  • unknown if this is included in DVD)
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Alternate Versions

The 93-minute unrated version is about 9 minutes longer and includes the following changes: -There is a shot of some paintings in the museum. -During the Da Vinci Code spoof, Lucy says: "I haven't seen the book on tape". -The dance that the museum curator does is longer.
  • When the Jack Black look-a-like is screaming "Nacho!", he screams for longer.
-During the Snakes on a Plane spoof, the Samuel L. Jackson look-a-like replaces every time he says "goddamn" with "motherf**kin". -The dance that Mystique does is longer. -When Willy Wonka comes out of the factory, his entrance is longer, and he welcomes everyone using their first names. -The scene where Edward is eating out of the chocolate river (and is then told that it is the sewer line) is longer. -When Lucy opens the closet, the bikini girl is now naked, and she doesn't tell Lucy to not go in the wardrobe. -The scene where Lucy gets her tongue frozen to the pole is longer, where she uses a knife to try and cut it off, then tries an axe. -When one of the faun girls goes below the camera, Mr. Tumnus makes a thumbs-up gesture. -The scene where Mr. Tumnus tells Lucy to leave is longer, with Lucy saying farewell, and then sneezes in a handkerchief, and gives it to Mr. Tumnus. -The scene with the camera message is longer. -The scene where Edward first meets the White Bitch is way longer, including a part where Edward drinks out of the liquor bottle. -When it shows the Superman spoof, Peter says "You shot me in the f**king eye!" instead of "fricking". -Lucy uses a UV light on a painting in Mr. Tumnus' house and deciphers a secret message, which says to look on a message decoder. She deciphers the message, which says: "Get crunk!" and Susan opens the decoder, which has their birth certificates in it. -The scene where Mr. Tumnus sees Harry Beaver again is slightly different. -There is an extended scene where Harry Beaver gets a text on his cell phone. -There is a scene where the White Bitch is talking about her weapon of mass destruction, and her minion says: "Yo, Bitch, that's basically the plot of Superman Returns".
  • When Jack Swallows rescues Edward and introduces himself, there is some extra dialogue.
-The pirate music video with the girls shows some different shots near the end of the song. -When Jack Swallows gets killed, the scene is longer. -When Peter, Lucy, Susan, and Edward are on their way to meet Aslo, there is a brief spoof of Borat. -When the heroes first meet Aslo, they find him in bed with a woman. The woman jumps out of bed, topless, and says: "Screw you, Aslo". You then see Aslo has an erection. -There is an extra scene where Edward is in a cell with Mel Gibson, who says he likes to sleep naked. Edward then kicks him in the nuts (this scene is in the theatrical version, but is at the end credits). -After the heroes all have sex with Aslo, Peter says: "My butt's sore". -When Harry Beaver shows the heroes the magazine, there is some extra text on the magazine. -The puking scene is way longer. -The sex scene between Mystique and Peter has some extra dialogue near the beginning. -When Peter slows the woman jogging, it then turns out to be a fat man. There is a slightly extended scene of a man jogging with large genitals. -There is a scene with the remote where it says: "Erase the White Bitch's evil plot?". -The ending is slightly different. -There are out takes during the end credits. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Saturday Night Live: Jeremy Piven/AFI (2007) See more »

Soundtracks

Bounce Dat Azz
Written and Performed by Dorian Childs
Courtesy of Song and Film
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User Reviews

 
A movie so funny you'll forget to laugh.
26 January 2007 | by mastermike569See all my reviews

Watching the previews for this movie I was expecting to have some good laughs. After watching the actual movie however I was extremely disappointed. 95% of the movie I didn't even have a little chuckle or a laugh. I ended up slightly laughing to some of the pathetic vulgar stuff. Even the potty humor in this movie was really really bad. ( Worse potty humor ever!) I am a pretty big fan of potty humor and immature stuff ... but what this movie had to offer was sadly disappointing with what was presented. Aside from the humor there was many rap music type scenes where the characters were participating in a lamed down style of a MTV music video... many of these scenes were unnecessary or too much and far from entertaining. They were more or less not enjoyable and far too many like them. Now to the good parts of the movie ... trust me I'm trying hard to find em! Many movies were parodied and you will probably recognize most of them and there is an occasional scene where they throw characters from other movies in for the hell of it just to have them in the movie. I also liked the rap dance scene (only one i liked) where they were doing a Pirates of the Caribbean rap dance. It reminded me of Captain Dan the Hip Hop Pirate..I wonder if they were trying to parody that guy? Well folks there wasn't much more to this movie other than a waste of time and disappointment.


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