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Sandy Wexler (2017)

TV-14 | | Comedy | 14 April 2017 (USA)
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Sandy Wexler (Adam Sandler) is a talent manager working in Los Angeles in the 1990s, diligently representing a group of eccentric clients on the fringes of show business. His single-minded ... See full summary »

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Steven Brill

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Adam Sandler (screenplay by), Adam Sandler | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Adam Sandler ... Sandy Wexler
Jennifer Hudson ... Courtney Clarke
Kevin James ... Ted Rafferty
Colin Quinn ... Kevin Connors
Nick Swardson ... Gary Rodgers
Jackie Sandler ... Amy Baskin
Terry Crews ... 'Bedtime' Bobby Barnes
Rob Schneider ... Firuz
Lamorne Morris ... Bling
Aaron Neville ... Willy Clarke
Jane Seymour ... Cindy Marvelle
Sandy Wernick Sandy Wernick ... Peter Marvelle
Luis Guzmán ... Oscar (as Luis Guzman)
Sadie Sandler ... Jesse
Sunny Sandler Sunny Sandler ... Lola
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Storyline

Sandy Wexler (Adam Sandler) is a talent manager working in Los Angeles in the 1990s, diligently representing a group of eccentric clients on the fringes of show business. His single-minded devotion is put to the test when he falls in love with his newest client, Courtney Clarke, a tremendously talented singer whom he discovers at an amusement park. Over the course of a decade, the two of them play out a star-crossed love story. Written by Netflix; edited by Peter Victor

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

14 April 2017 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Sandy Wexler See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

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Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

To promote the film, Adam Sandler visited Las Vegas Motor Speedway, and was filmed in character offering his services as manager to NASCAR drivers Dale Earnhardt, Jr., Joey Logano, Denny Hamlin, Kurt Busch, Ryan Blaney, Austin Dillon, Ricky Stenhouse, Jr., and Kyle Larson. See more »

Goofs

When at Muscle Beach the building jumped from is painted orange. That building is a well known landmark in Venice beach because of a large portrait of Jim Morrison that is painted on the side. In the 1990's that building was painted a light blue and was only recently painted a dark sunset orange by the original artist in 2014. See more »

Quotes

Courtney Clarke: Damn... That's a big ass!
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Crazy Credits

After the first part of the end credits, we get one more wedding testimonial from Mike Judge (playing himself). While the second part of the end credits roll, we hear a prank call that Sandy receives. It's Judge doing the voices of Beavis and Butt-Head (1993). After a few minutes, we see Adam Sandler and Judge recording the conversation. See more »

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References Batman (1966) See more »

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Doodlin'
Written by Horace Silver
Performed by Rupert Gregson-Williams
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The hate is unfair
15 April 2017 | by tixepowerSee all my reviews

For what it is, the movie is pretty good.

It's a comedy inspired by real events, a talent manager working in Los Angeles in the 1990s. So see it as semi-documentary type of movie with some laughs here and there.

I don't know anything about the manager but it seems that he is that weird as Adam Sandler portrays him to be, and the audience for some reason mix those two together thinking Adam Sandler is to blame for some parts of the manager's character? Like the voice for example, the manager seems to have that kind of voice..

Also, some people watching this probably expected more comedy and fiction, and finish it disappointed. I started watching this without any expectations, just that it's some kind of a movie based on real events, and I had a positive experience watching it.


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