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What Happens in Vegas (2008)

PG-13 | | Comedy, Romance | 9 May 2008 (USA)
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A man and a woman are compelled, for legal reasons, to live life as a couple for a limited period of time. At stake is a large amount of money.

Director:

Tom Vaughan

Writer:

Dana Fox
2 wins & 3 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Cameron Diaz ... Joy McNally
Ashton Kutcher ... Jack Fuller
Rob Corddry ... Hater
Lake Bell ... Tipper
Jason Sudeikis ... Mason
Treat Williams ... Jack Fuller Sr.
Deirdre O'Connell ... Mrs. Fuller
Michelle Krusiec ... Chong
Dennis Farina ... Banger
Zach Galifianakis ... Dave the Bear
Queen Latifah ... Dr. Twitchell
Krysten Ritter ... Kelly
Ricky Garcia ... Fuller Closets Worker
Andrew Daly ... Curtis
Benita Robledo ... Maid
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Storyline

Set in Sin City, story revolves around two people who discover they've gotten married following a night of debauchery, with one of them winning a huge jackpot after playing the other's quarter. Unhappy pair try to undermine each other and get their hands on the money -- falling in love along the way. Written by Marisa_Gabriella

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

It's a battle of the sexes and they're playing dirty. See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for some sexual and crude content, and language,including a drug reference | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Official Sites:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English | Serbo-Croatian

Release Date:

9 May 2008 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

What Happens in Vegas See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$35,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$20,172,474, 11 May 2008

Gross USA:

$80,277,646

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$219,375,562
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (extended edition)

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital | SDDS | DTS

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Rob Corddry and Lake Bell both starred in Childrens Hospital (2008). See more »

Goofs

When Joy is disinfecting Jack's bed, the bedding is solid blue. When we last cut to her, the top sheet is red striped. See more »

Quotes

Hater: I can have a vial of crabs here in 30 minutes.
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Crazy Credits

There is an additional scene with the wedding video after the first few credits See more »

Connections

Featured in Getaway: China (2008) See more »

Soundtracks

Hustle Man
Written by Amon Flanagan and Robert Smith Jr.
Performed by Tyrant the Don
Courtesy of Beat Mobb Music Group / Paragon Entertainment Group
Under license by Ford Music Services
By Arrangement with Paragon Special Products
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User Reviews

 
Won't be winning any Oscars but it might give you a few laughs
11 July 2012 | by retty132-1See all my reviews

This film is just your typical Rom Com. An easy watch with a couple of punchlines to get you laughing. There's no effort to this film but one to chuck on when you don't feel like putting much thought into a film.

I also noticed that on second watch the film had a really good soundtrack. The storyline is obvious with two people getting married on a drunken night in Vegas and then regretting it. And there's obviously a Vegas win with money involved. Will the couple make it through the courts forcing them to live together? Well I think that answer is an obvious one, but with a fun journey on the way.

If you get a chance, watch it, but don't go out of your way.


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