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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.

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Harmony Korine

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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
Zac Efron ... Flicker
Jonah Hill ... Lewis
Jimmy Buffett ... Jimmy Buffett
Donovan St V. Williams Donovan St V. Williams ... Snoop's Rasta Pilot
Martin Lawrence ... Captain Wack
Clinton Archambault ... Lawyer
Jerry Ascione ... Homeless Man
Joshua Rosen Joshua Rosen ... Reporter
Tonya Oliver Tonya Oliver ... Drug Counselor
Chela Arias Chela Arias ... Cuban Maid
Ricardo Matallana ... Jose the Pool Boy
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Storyline

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

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Taglines:

You Gotta Go Low to Get High

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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Details

Official Sites:

Official Site | Oficial Website

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, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$3,380,498, 18 April 2019
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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Auro 11.1 | Dolby Atmos

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.39 : 1
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Trivia

The second Harmony Korine movie to star an actor from High School Musical, the first was Spring Breakers, starring Vanessa Hudgens, and The Beach Bum stars Zac Efron. See more »

Quotes

Moondog: [to a pair of cops, waiting outside his home ] It's about time you guys got here, I need help carrying my luggage!
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Connections

Referenced in Midnight Screenings: The Beach Bum/Gloria Bell (2019) See more »

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Fun wild and free spirited movie of living life by one's own way and rules with freedom.
1 April 2019 | by blanbrnSee all my reviews

"The Beach Bum" is one film as you watch you enjoy it's a carefree feel good time of just living out things doing pleasure and not having a care in the world. Set between Miami and Key West, Florida you the viewer really get in the mood with the music and it's nice to see musicians and see clips of the music video "Key Largo" by Bertie Higgins(plus the song is sung during the movie) so you know your treat is a beach movie.

Now on to the lead character Moondog(a brash blunt turn from Matthew McConaughey) who's a cheap beer drinking weed smoking ladies man who loves the boat and sea. Also Moon has a socialite trophy sexy lingerie wearing wife named Minnie(Isla Fisher who's so sexy in that silk green bra and panties scene!). And the love making and sex scenes are raw and far out as this guy holds nothing back. Even rapper Snoop Dog has a role as a family friend.

Aside from it all Dog does have some talent in the form of writing like poetry can you believe it! He wins in the end in his own way at his own cost. Overall good brash blunt pleasure film of freedom showing how one can live life their own way and have fun and enjoyment all these elements made this film a pleasure to watch.


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