R | | Comedy, Romance
After losing her job and learning that her husband has been unfaithful, a woman hits the road with her profane, hard-drinking grandmother.
Shirley MacLaine was originally cast in the grandmother role, however scheduling conflicts with the fourth season of Downton Abbey (2010) required her to be replaced with Susan Sarandon. Before Sarandon was ultimately cast, Debbie Reynolds, who famously starred in Tammy and the Bachelor (1957), in the role of Tammy, was also considered. ... ...
I watched Neil Armstrong walk on the moon.
Tammy: On his bike?
Pearl: That's Lance.
Tammy: It's - I don't care which brother it is.
When Pearl and Tammy are arrested the judge sets her bond at $3000, and the police officer tells Tammy that she must come up with that amount to get Pearl out. In reality most bondsmen will bond you out for 10-15% of your bond, making it roughly $300-450 to get Pearl out.
There is a blooper from the scene when Tammy gets fired a minute into the credits.
$21,577,049 (USA) (6 July 2014)
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