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American Pie Presents: The Book of Love (2009)

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Ten years after the first American Pie movie, three new hapless virgins discover the Bible hidden in the school library at East Great Falls High.

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John Putch

Writers:

David H. Steinberg, Adam Herz (characters)
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Eugene Levy ... Mr. Levenstein
Bug Hall ... Rob
Kevin M. Horton ... Nathan
Brandon Hardesty ... Lube
Beth Behrs ... Heidi
Melanie Papalia ... Dana
Jennifer Holland ... Ashley
John Patrick Jordan ... Scott Stifler
Louisa Lytton ... Imogen
Rosanna Arquette ... Rob's Mom
Curtis Armstrong ... Mr. O'Donnell
Cindy Busby ... Amy
Naomi Hewer ... Alyson
Edwin Perez ... Gibbs
Nico McEown ... Cody
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Ten years after the first American Pie movie, three new hapless virgins discover the Bible hidden in the school library at East Great Falls High. Unfortunately for them, the book is ruined, and with incomplete advice, the Bible leads them on a hilarious journey to lose their virginity. Written by PieGuy

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Rated R for pervasive strong crude sexual content, language and drinking, all involving teens | See all certifications »

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Trivia

[3:04]Curtis Armstrong's character is called a "perv" (short for "pervert"). His character was called the same thing in Revenge of the Nerds II: Nerds in Paradise (1987). See more »

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[1:04:27]When Noah Levenstein answers the phone at his business, he answers "hello" as though he were answering his home or cellular telephone, rather than "Levenstein's Carpet Warehouse". See more »

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Pastor: [29:52] Fuck it! This is bullshit!
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Crazy Credits

The spinning earth globe of the Universal Pictures logo turns into a 8-slice baked pie. See more »

Alternate Versions

The unrated version is two and a half minutes longer then the R-rated version. There are four additional/extended scenes:
  • an additional scene of a hostile exchange between Imogen and the boys as she comes up the escalator.
  • an extended scene of Rob using his mother's credit card at the lingerie store.
  • an additional scene of a hostile exchange between Imogen and Stifler at the party.
  • an additional scene of Nathan performing oral sex on his girlfriend.
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Connections

Follows American Pie Presents: The Naked Mile (2006) See more »

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Performed by Wanda Bell
Written by Clair Marlo Clair Marlo and Alexander Baker (as Ace Baker)
Courtesy of Invisible Hand Music
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American Pie presents: Snore fest 2009
1 January 2010 | by Mash-the-stampedeSee all my reviews

Hmmmmm.....it finally happened. The "American Pie" franchise got beaten to death, succumbing to it's inevitable demise with this tired, bored, stupified pathetic excuse for a film "The Book of Love".

Now before I go any further, I have to express that I am indeed an "American Pie" fan and enjoy all the films so far even the straight to DVD released ones of the past few years.

So naturally when I heard of the 7th film's release I was eager to sit back, relax and enjoy some more mindless potty humour and enjoy a few laughs....sadly, there were only a FEW laughs to be had as in I believe there were 2 scenes I found funny. I won't ruin those scenes for anyone who still feels the need to watch this film but I'll just say they involved a women's underwear department store and the other some old ladies false teeth!

The rest of the film relies on tired old jokes from the previous six films which by now aren't funny and are slightly altered to appear fresh and original but just end up falling flat and leave the viewer wondering if they were supposed to laugh or not.

The acting in this film is absolutely atrocious but no surprises there as the only relevant actors in the film were Rosanna Arquette and Eugene Levy who stole every scene he was in. Too bad his scene's were so short that his role was more like a cameo role which is a major shame but I guess this film was done on no budget and what little money they did have was used to pay Mr Levy for the one day of shooting he did for this film.

The characters this time round just weren't memorable and although I just watched the film lat night...I'm struggling to remember any one character's name!

The new "Stifler" was average too and without a string Stifler....what can you expect to get out of a so called "American Pie" film?

The film tries desperately to avoid boredom and throws in many pointless cameos from Hollywood Caleb's such as Bret Michals which just aren't funny!

I think I'll skip adding this one to my collection!

I'm nearly done complaining but before I wrap up....I would like to mention that it's a real shame this film is the one released 10 years after the original. If I was a rich Hollywood movie director/ writer...I would do a film about the original group getting together ten years later to celebrate their High School reunion! Think about how funny that film could be! See how all the characters turned out ten years after high school and what hilarious scenes could unfold if they all end up really drunk at their reunion? Will any old flames be re-ignited? Will Stifler still be an immature horn-bag? Will anyone shag a pie??? And the movie could be called; "American Pie: High School Reunion".

Now that sounds like an "American Pie" film that people would want to see!!!!

Please stop the straight to DVD releases!!!!


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Release Date:

22 December 2009 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

American Pie 7: The Book of Love See more »

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$8,000,000 (estimated)
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