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The Brothers Grimsby (2016)

Grimsby (original title)
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A new assignment forces a top spy to team up with his football hooligan brother.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
... Nobby
... Dawn Grobham
... Tsunami
Jon-Jon Lockwood ... Jason
... Skeletor
Claudia Adshead ... Britney
... Sebastian Graves
... Steven Marber
... Jodie Figgis
David James ... Jordan Beder
... James Thurbeck
... Carla Barnes
... Milky Pimms
... Paedo Pete
... Black Gareth
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MI6's top assassin (Mark Strong) has a brother. Unfortunately for him, he's a football hooligan (Sacha Baron Cohen) from the town of Grimsby. Nobby has everything a man from the poor English fishing town of Grimsby could want - 9 children and the most attractive girlfriend in northern England (Rebel Wilson). There's only one thing missing in his life: his little brother, Sebastian. After they were adopted by different families as children, Nobby spent 28 years searching for him. Upon hearing of his location, Nobby sets off to reunite with his brother, unaware that not only is his brother an MI6 agent, but he's just uncovered a plot that puts the world in danger. On the run and wrongfully accused, Sebastian realizes that if he is going to save the world, he will need the help of its biggest idiot. Written by Sony Pictures Entertainment

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

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Budget:

$35,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$3,258,327, 13 March 2016, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$6,864,016, 10 April 2016
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The Ceremonial County that the northern English seaport town of Grimsby is situated in is "Lincolnshire". The Unitary Authority that Grimbsy is located within is "North East Lincolnshire". The region which Grimsby is based within is "Yorkshire and the Humber". See more »

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When Nobby and Seb were taking a bath, the water level kept changing between camera shots. See more »

Quotes

Norman 'Nobby' Butcher: [from trailer] I love you.
Carla: I love you too.
Norman 'Nobby' Butcher: [they both climax, and Norman turns to the owner of the bed] We'll take it.
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Spoofs Live and Let Die (1973) See more »

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All I Want
Written by James Flannigan, Stephen Garrigan, Vinny May (as Vincent May) and Mark Prendergast
Performed by Kodaline
Courtesy of B-Unique Records (UK) Ltd
Under exclusive license to Sony Music Entertainment UK Ltd
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Not laughed so much at the cinema since the parole officer
25 February 2016 | by See all my reviews

Went to watch Grimsby last night on a whim and ended up having a great time. Not everyone's cup of tea I'm sure, but surely anyone going to see this new Sacha Baron Cohen film knows exactly what they are going to get.

To be honest I was amazed how good the action scenes where played out, they could rival any serious action movie, however I was there for the comedy and that's what I got, I don't want to spoil this movie but I can't remember the last time I cried with laughter or cringed at the same time I was laughing, everyone in the cinema was in hysterics at some of the parts, an overly long scene featuring Elephants (I'll say no more) made my face and stomach hurt i was laughing that hard.

Rebel Wilson was great I love her in everything I watch her in, her Aussie accent did come out a few times which I forgive her for, but the line she delivered "am not pregnant am just fu*kin fat" was as Northern as they come.

Go see this movie, you'll laugh, you'll cringe, you'll feel ashamed of yourself for laughing at some parts but you'll be entertained, I promise.

I do think Sacha Baron Cohen needs to go see a doctor, maybe a psychiatrist as no one should be thinking up stuff like this, it's wrong.

As for people getting upset about the movie making fun of Grimsby, come on it's a joke, I haven't been their but I'm intelligent enough to know its completely exaggerated for comic effect, I'm from the North, Lancashire, actually and the funniest thing is how many people I meet in London through work who think I come from a similar place...


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