Two salesmen whose careers have been torpedoed by the digital age find their way into a coveted internship at Google, where they must compete with a group of young, tech-savvy geniuses for a shot at employment.

Director:

Shawn Levy

Writers:

Vince Vaughn (screenplay), Jared Stern (screenplay) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Vince Vaughn ... Billy McMahon
Owen Wilson ... Nick Campbell
Rose Byrne ... Dana
Aasif Mandvi ... Mr. Chetty
Max Minghella ... Graham Hawtrey
Josh Brener ... Lyle
Dylan O'Brien ... Stuart
Tiya Sircar ... Neha
Tobit Raphael ... Yo-Yo Santos
Josh Gad ... Headphones
Jessica Szohr ... Marielena
Rob Riggle ... Randy
Eric André ... Sid
Harvey Guillén ... Zach (as Harvey Guillen)
Gary Anthony Williams ... Bob Williams
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Storyline

Billy (Vince Vaughn) and Nick (Owen Wilson) are salesmen whose careers have been torpedoed by the digital world. Trying to prove they are not obsolete, they defy the odds by talking their way into a coveted internship at Google, along with a battalion of brilliant college students. But, gaining entrance to this utopia is only half the battle. Now they must compete with a group of the nation's most elite, tech-savvy geniuses to prove that necessity really is the mother of re-invention. Written by Twentieth Century Fox

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They just can't click with the younger generation See more »

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Comedy

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for sexuality, some crude humor, partying and language | See all certifications »

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Trivia

The film used one hundred real Google employees as extras. See more »

Goofs

The scene at the north end of the Golden Gate Bridge after the strip club is supposed to be the "morning after". But, traffic on the Golden Gate Bridge (heavy northbound) and the sunlight coming off the actors at Vista Point (from the west) would indicate the scene was filmed in the evening. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Nick Campbell: What the shit is this? Why is this on the get psyched mix?
Billy McMahon: Because I gotta throw you a curve-ball every now and again, or you get bored, and the mix doesn't have its intended effect.
Nick Campbell: No, I want to get rev'd up, and this song's not doing it.
Billy McMahon: Oh, really? I defy you to crush this chorus and not get psyched.
Nick Campbell: Not gonna happen.
Billy McMahon: Don't ya think?
[cranks up the volume and Nick actually starts singing along]
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Crazy Credits

The first half of the ending credits incorporates Google's products such as Google Drive, Translate, Google+, Hangouts, Photos, and YouTube. Following the "Lost Cosplay Video", the credits revert to a regular format using the Google logo font. See more »

Alternate Versions

The Unrated version includes more profanity in the film, plus nudity in the night club scene. See more »

Connections

References The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003) See more »

Soundtracks

Body Work
Written by Eric Goldman (as Eric Peter Goldman), Lauren Vogel, Danny Olson and Brice Fox
Performed by Kresado
Courtesy of Keep Smiling Music
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Just as expected - Thankfully
10 June 2013 | by jordan2240See all my reviews

Far too often, you see the cast of a movie, the previews, go in with an idea of what to expect, and come out feeling you were duped out of your money. Not so with 'The Internship.' I was reluctant to see it based on some of the poor reviews I'd seen, but my wife, who pays absolutely no attention to reviews whatsoever, is a big fan of both Wilson and Vaughn (sp?), so we took the chance. We both found it to be entertaining and funny, never lagging too long before the next joke. The Google campus proved an interesting site in itself.

Of course it's a bit far-fetched, but who cares. If you like Owen and Vince either separately or together, you will likely enjoy the movie. All of the supporting actors did a commendable job as well.


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Country:

USA

Release Date:

7 June 2013 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Box Office

Budget:

$58,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$17,325,307, 9 June 2013

Gross USA:

$44,672,764

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$93,492,844
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (unrated)

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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