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Tooth Fairy (2010)

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A bad deed on the part of a tough minor-league hockey player results in an unusual sentence: He must serve one week as a real-life tooth fairy.

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Michael Lembeck

Writers:

Lowell Ganz (screenplay), Babaloo Mandel (screenplay) | 4 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Dwayne Johnson ... Derek
Ashley Judd ... Carly
Stephen Merchant ... Tracy
Ryan Sheckler ... Mick Donnelly
Seth MacFarlane ... Ziggy
Julie Andrews ... Lily
Chase Ellison ... Randy
Destiny Whitlock ... Tess (as Destiny Grace Whitlock)
Brandon T. Jackson ... Duke
Dan Joffre ... Tooth Fairy #1
Ellie Harvie ... Permit Woman
Barclay Hope ... Coach
Michael Daingerfield ... Announcer
Dale Wolfe ... Color Commentator
Josh Emerson ... Kyle
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Storyline

Derek Thompson is 'The Tooth Fairy,' a hard-charging minor league hockey player whose nickname comes from his habit of separating opposing players from their bicuspids. When Derek discourages a youngster's hopes, he's sentenced to one week's hard labor as a real tooth fairy, complete with the requisite tutu, wings and magic wand. At first, Derek "can't handle the tooth" - bumbling and stumbling as he tries to furtively wing his way through strangers' homes...doing what tooth fairies do. But as Derek slowly adapts to his new position, he begins to rediscover his own forgotten dreams Written by 20th Century Fox

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The tooth hurts. See more »


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for mild language, some rude humor and sports action | See all certifications »

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Details

Official Sites:

20th Century Fox [France]

Country:

USA | Canada

Language:

English

Release Date:

22 January 2010 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Tooth Fairy See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$48,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$14,010,409, 24 January 2010

Gross USA:

$60,022,256

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$112,462,508
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Dolby | DTS

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Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

The opposition in both the first and last minor league game played wore uniforms that match the color scheme of the 1990s Vancouver Canucks. Their logo says they are the "Woodsmen," but the face in the logo resembles "Johnny Canuck," an original inspiration for the name "Canucks." See more »

Goofs

When the kids are asking for Derek Thompson's (Dwayne Johnson) autograph, you can plainly hear many of the kids yelling "Mr. Johnson". See more »

Quotes

Derek Thompson: I'm the Tooth Fairy.
Randy: Thought you said you were a vampire. You got some inconsistent mythology.
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Crazy Credits

During the first set of ending credits, we see an epilogue of Derek playing hockey in a new team. Lily and Jerry (disguised) are in the audience. In order to take a better look at the game, Jerry shrinks himself and gets on the puck. He uses a cat horn to send the goalie away, and Derek's team wins. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Honest Trailers: Fast Five (2013) See more »

Soundtracks

Don't You Forget About Me
Written by Keith Forsey and Steve Schiff (as Steve W. Schiff)
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Not bad...not bad at all
8 February 2010 | by asproiuliviu200428See all my reviews

I enjoyed watching "The Rock's" new movie. It is a kids' movie and for what it strives to be it fully delivers.

Dwayne Johnson plays a veteran hockey player, that was denied his chance with the pro's due to a shoulder injury. This seems to mark his life and makes him shatter dreams. This reason brings him to be judged by faeries and sentenced to tooth fairy duty. The problems and lessons that occur from now on will make him rethink his way of life and put it in order.

Great film for the kids, good film to watch if you are an adult. Recommend it if you want to sit down for a few moments and have a few good laughs.


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