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Dude, Where's My Car? (2000)

Two potheads wake up after a night of partying and cannot remember where they parked their car.

Director:

Danny Leiner

Writer:

Philip Stark
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Ashton Kutcher ... Jesse Montgomery III
Seann William Scott ... Chester Greenburg
Jennifer Garner ... Wanda
Marla Sokoloff ... Wilma
Kristy Swanson ... Christie Boner
David Herman ... Nelson
Hal Sparks ... Zoltan - Cult Leader
Charlie O'Connell ... Tommy
John Toles-Bey ... Mr. Pizzacoli
Christian Middelthon ... Alien Nordic Dude #1
Dave Bannick ... Alien Nordic Dude #2 (as David W. Bannick)
James Vincent James Vincent ... Jeff - Cult Member (as Turtle)
Bob Clendenin ... Zarnoff - Cult Member (as Robert Clendenin)
Mary Lynn Rajskub ... Zelmina - Cult Member
Kevin Christy ... Zellner - Cult Member
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Storyline

Roommates Jesse and Chester, both who have more than just a few cards short of a full deck, are stoner dudes who don't even do their jobs as pizza delivery guys well. They awaken one morning having little recollection of what they did the previous night, due to being wasted. They discover that their kitchen is full of prepackaged pudding, how they got all the pudding they are unaware. From a telephone message they receive, they come to the realization that at some point during the previous night they were at a party at the house of their girlfriends, twins Wanda and Wilma, and that today is their one year anniversary, which they did remember as they already bought the twins gifts. But the worst thing in not remembering what happened last night is that Jesse's car is missing. In trying to find out what happened to the car, they believe they have to recreate the feeling and mindset of last night, meaning getting wasted all over again. In trying to find the car, they, being the types ... Written by Huggo

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

After a night they can't remember, comes a day they'll never forget.

Genres:

Comedy | Mystery | Sci-Fi

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for language and some sex and drug-related humor | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Details

Official Sites:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English | Japanese | French

Release Date:

15 December 2000 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Hey, dónde está mi auto? See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$13,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$13,845,914, 17 December 2000

Gross USA:

$46,729,800

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$73,180,723
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

In the original script, the leader of the "hot alien chicks" was supposed to say "blowjobs" instead of "pleasure" when they first confront Jesse and Chester. It was later filmed as "oral pleasure," but was ultimately changed to just "pleasure" to maintain their PG-13 rating. (The footage of the "oral" dialogue is included on the DVD.) See more »

Goofs

When Jesse and Chester are taking out the trash in their girlfriends home, Chester takes off his left shoe and sock but then picks up the bottle top with his bare right foot. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Jesse: What's up?
Chester: Animal Planet!
Jesse: Man, I just had the craziest dream.
Chester: About what?
Jesse: I don't remember.
[chuckles]
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Crazy Credits

At the end of the credits we hear, "And then?" See more »

Alternate Versions

In certain Muslim countries, the homosexual kiss was cut out entirely. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Neighbours: Dude, Where's My Carmella? (2007) See more »

Soundtracks

Lighting The Way
Written by John Davis
Arranged by Superdrag
Performed by Superdrag
Courtesy of The Arena Rock Recording Co.
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Stupid, yet entertaining...
15 December 2000 | by dr_hollygoodheadSee all my reviews

I love stupid movies... I live for them, in fact, and this was definitely stupid. Spend the $5, go see it for yourself! If you weren't interested in it, you probably wouldn't be looking at reviews in the first place unless you're a concerned parent (let your kids see it, it's not too bad), or if you hated it and wanted to see if anyone actually enjoyed it. I did, and I recommend it to anyone who just wants to laugh at the antics of two total stoners. Personally, I think a different ending could have made this movie a lot more enjoyable, but I don't want to give it away, so see it for yourself. This one won't win any awards (with a name like "Dude, Where's My Car?" one wouldn't expect it to be a contender, anyway), but for all of us who have had a "night to remember" that we forgot, it's damn funny.


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