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The Beach Bum (2019)

R | | Comedy | 29 March 2019 (USA)
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A rebellious stoner named Moondog lives life by his own rules.

Director:

Harmony Korine

Writer:

Harmony Korine
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Matthew McConaughey ... Moondog
Snoop Dogg ... Lingerie
Isla Fisher ... Minnie
Stefania LaVie Owen ... Heather
Martin Lawrence ... Captain Wack
Zac Efron ... Flicker
Jonah Hill ... Lewis
Jimmy Buffett ... Jimmy Buffett
Donovan St V. Williams Donovan St V. Williams ... Snoop's Rasta Pilot (as Donovan Williams)
David Bennett David Bennett ... Homeless Phil
Clinton Archambault Clinton Archambault ... Lawyer
Joshua Rosen Joshua Rosen ... Reporter
Tonya Oliver Tonya Oliver ... Drug Counselor
Chela Arias Chela Arias ... Cuban Maid
Ricardo Matallana ... Jose the Pool Boy (as Ricardo B. Matallana)

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Storyline

A rebellious stoner named Moondog lives life by his own rules.

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You Gotta Go Low to Get High See more »

Genres:

Comedy

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for pervasive drug and alcohol use, language throughout, nudity and some strong sexual content | See all certifications »

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Trivia

Director Harmony Korine said during a live Q&A after the film's SXSW premiere that he got the idea for Zac Efron's facial hair while staring at a panini sandwich. See more »

Goofs

As Moondog smooths things over with Heather and Frank while they cut their wedding cake, the camera's shadow vaguely passes behind Heather's back. See more »

Quotes

Lewis: You used to be a motherfucking ATM for me, boy. You have pissed away your talent on women and booze and total excess.
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Connections

References The A-Team (1983) See more »

Soundtracks

His and Hers
Written and Performed by Stephen Edwards (as Homer Greencastle)
Courtesy of 5 Alarm Music on behalf of Source in Sync Music
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Unique, quirky and satisfying
1 August 2019 | by cuuhlSee all my reviews

If all movies were the same format, storyline, CG, score, and predictable ending.... well, why would you watch movies?! This one takes you on a unique trip; fun dark unexpected comedy from start to finish. All star cast too... I love it when actors go out on a limb! Right on Matthew!


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Official Sites:

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Country:

Switzerland | UK | France | USA

Language:

English | Spanish

Release Date:

29 March 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Beach Bum See more »

Filming Locations:

Miami, Florida, USA See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$5,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$1,763,070, 31 March 2019

Gross USA:

$3,502,600

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$4,554,416
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Sound Mix:

Auro 11.1 | Dolby Atmos

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.39 : 1
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