George is a very successful stand up stand up comedian shows comedian who learns that he has an untreatable blood disorder and is given less than a year to live.

Ira is a struggling up-and-coming stand up comedian who works at a deli and has yet to figure out his onstage persona. One night, these two perform at the same free stand up comedy videos club and George takes notice of. https://www.google.com/maps/d/embed?mid=zBWupH5rPm78.k-paKmQ1NcdU

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Plot Summary


Plot Synopsis


George Simmons was prepared to die, but then a funny thing happened.

Motion Picture Rating


Rated R for language and crude sexual humor throughout, and some sexuality


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Release Date: 21 October 2009 (Egypt)

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Box Office

Budget: $75,000,000


Opening Weekend: $22,657,780


(31 July 2009)

Gross: $51,814,190


(11 September 2009)

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Company Credits

Technical Specs


146 min|

153 min


Aspect jokes and comedy Ratio: 1.85 : 1

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Did You Know?


Adam Sandler said he felt guilty about saying such filthy jokes in the film about women because of his two young daughters at home. See more »


When Ira is playing George his playlist you can see he clicks on the second song but when it flicks back the song highlighted is way further down. It flicks back again and the highlight is back to the second spot. See more »



Go lose 20 more pounds, you son of a bitch!

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Walk Like an Egyptian

Written by Liam Sternberg

Performed by The Bangles

Courtesy of Columbia Records, a unit of Sony Music Entertainment

By arrangement with Sony Music Licensing

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