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Unfinished Business (2015)

R | | Comedy, Drama | 6 March 2015 (USA)
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A hard-working small business owner and his two associates travel to Europe to close the most important deal of their lives. But what began as a routine business trip goes off the rails in every way imaginable, and unimaginable.

Director:

Ken Scott

Writer:

Steve Conrad
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Vince Vaughn ... Dan Trunkman
Tom Wilkinson ... Timothy McWinters
Dave Franco ... Mike Pancake
Sienna Miller ... Chuck Portnoy
June Diane Raphael ... Susan Trunkman
Britton Sear ... Paul Trunkman
Ella Anderson ... Bess Trunkman
Nick Frost ... Bill Whilmsley
James Marsden ... Jim Spinch
Ken Scott Ken Scott ... Tourist at German Hotel
Kasia Malinowska Kasia Malinowska ... Craigslist Maid
Carmen Lopez Carmen Lopez ... Actual Maid
Melissa McMeekin ... National Rental Clerk
Michael Krabbe Michael Krabbe ... Dandlin Desk Clerk
Uwe Ochsenknecht ... Maarten Daaervk
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Storyline

A hard-working small business owner (Vince Vaughn) and his two associates (Tom Wilkinson, Dave Franco) travel to Europe to close the most important deal of their lives. But what began as a routine business trip goes off the rails in every way imaginable - and unimaginable. Written by 20th Century Fox

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Work hard, play harder! See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for some strong risqué sexual content/graphic nudity, and for language and drug use | See all certifications »

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Trivia

While the characters made several references to Portland for business and home in St. Louis, all of the U.S. scenes were filmed in Boston. Boston is never mentioned in the movie. See more »

Goofs

The German spoken in the movie is mostly plain wrong or at least very badly translated. See more »

Quotes

Mike Pancake: I lost my virginity! Twice!
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Connections

References Tales from the Crypt (1989) See more »

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Mu Suit (Instrumental)
Written by Zack Arnett
Performed by Skully Boyz
Courtesy of Music Asset Management, Inc.
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The screenwriters needed to make up their mind
17 July 2015 | by DocEphraimBatesSee all my reviews

Yeah, I went ahead and gave it 7 out of 10. I was torn between a 7 or a 6, but I really did enjoy the movie. It made me laugh enough, for sure, and while the story isn't going to win any Academy Awards for originality, the actors did a good job with what they had to work with. The problem I had with this movie is that it tried to be two things at once, and it never really did make up its mind either way. For the most part, it's a lot of crude, rude humor and crazy sex/blatant nudity, but for some reason amidst all of that, the writer(s) keep trying to pull at our heart strings with the Vince Vaughn character's kids having bullying problems at school. Granted, bullying is a pretty hot topic button these days, but I don't really think that a German bath house, wheelbarrow sex in hotel rooms, and a gay fetish club in Berlin is really the platform from which you want to preach it. This movie would have been a lot better if they had picked one genre or the other and just stuck with it. Other than that, this movie isn't really all that bad. Nowhere nearly as bad as The Watch. Some good laughs, the naked people are pretty attractive, and Tom Wilkinson (who ISN'T naked in this film, thank goodness) is refreshingly funny in a rare comedic turn.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

6 March 2015 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Business Trip See more »

Filming Locations:

Berlin, Germany See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$35,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$4,772,613, 8 March 2015

Gross USA:

$10,219,501

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$14,431,253
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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