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Good Boys (2019)

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Three 6th grade boys ditch school and embark on an epic journey while carrying accidentally stolen drugs, being hunted by teenage girls, and trying to make their way home in time for a long-awaited party.

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Gene Stupnitsky
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'Good Boy' Jacob Tremblay Picks 'Star Wars' Dream Role

Jacob Tremblay, star of the new comedy Good Boys, compares his family to an infamous reality TV show and reveals an unusual pick for the Star Wars character he'd like to play.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Jacob Tremblay ... Max
Keith L. Williams ... Lucas
Brady Noon ... Thor
Molly Gordon ... Hannah
Midori Francis ... Lily
Izaac Wang ... Soren
Millie Davis ... Brixlee
Josh Caras ... Benji
Will Forte ... Max's Dad
Mariessa Portelance ... Max's Mom
Lil Rel Howery ... Lucas's Dad
Retta ... Lucas' Mom
Michaela Watkins ... Saleswoman
Christian Darrel Scott ... Marcus (as Christian Scott)
Macie Juiles ... Taylor
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Storyline

Invited to his first kissing party, 12-year-old Max asks his best friends Lucas and Thor for some much-needed help on how to pucker up. When they hit a dead end, Max decides to use his father's drone to spy on the teenage girls next door. When the boys lose the drone, they skip school and hatch a plan to retrieve it before Max's dad can figure out what happened. Written by krmanirethnam

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

One Bad Decision Leads to Another See more »

Genres:

Adventure | Comedy

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong crude sexual content, drug and alcohol material, and language throughout - all involving tweens | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Details

Official Sites:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

16 August 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Good Boys See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$20,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$21,402,605, 18 August 2019

Gross USA:

$83,083,070

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$110,883,070
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital (Dolby Surround 5.1)

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.39 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

While he doesn't appear in the film itself, producer Seth Rogen plays himself in a short skit introducing the official red band trailer (intended for adult audiences only), where he tells the three leads they're too young to watch the trailer. See more »

Goofs

The Bean Bag Boys play Ascension: Deckbuilding Game. In order to make fast cash, they attempt to sell a rare and valuable card that they purchased a few years earlier in a random pack. Ascension does not sell random packs. It is made of a base game and preset expansion decks, thus making it impossible for rare cards to exist (outside of promos which are still not available in random packs), making this plot point impossible. Magic: The Gathering, however, is purchased by buying blind, random decks that may or may not include rare cards. See more »

Quotes

Max: Nobody even kissed.
Thor: Well not in their mouths, at least.
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Connections

Referenced in Nostalgia Critic: Did Joker Imagine Batman? (2019) See more »

Soundtracks

Go to Town
Written by Doja Cat (as Amala Zandile), Rogét Chahayed, David Sprecher, Jerry Powell and Rian Lewis
Performed by Doja Cat
Courtesy of Kemosabe Records/RCA Records
By arrangement with Sony Music Entertainment
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Great comedy
21 August 2019 | by masonsaulSee all my reviews

Good Boys is a great comedy that's surprisingly emotional and consistently funny throughout and at times laugh out loud funny. Jacob Tremblay, Keith L. Williams and Brady Noon give great performances and have fantastic chemistry. However, it has some predictable moments due to it's similarities to other films, especially Superbad.


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