PG | | Action, Adventure, Comedy
Two childhood friends, a New York hairstylist and a would-be musician, get caught up with the mob and are forced to deliver $50,000 to Australia, but things go haywire when the money is lost to a wild kangaroo.
Ellen DeGeneres, Sandra Bullock, Lisa Kudrow, Leslie Mann, Rene Russo, Christina Ricci, Lorraine Bracco, Julianne Moore, and Meg Ryan were considered for the role of Jessie.
Louis Booker, you degenerate moron. Were these Medieval Times and you, a knight in shining armor, you would have, I have no doubt, slayed the maiden and saved the dragon.
Louis Booker: Shh! Waffles!
Charlie Carbone: Sal, we can explain...
Sal Maggio: As for you, Charlie. After the tragic ...
Charlie Carbone: ...
When in the jeep chasing Kangaroo Jack, Charlie hasn't got his seatbelt on. In the next shot Charlie has his seatbelt on.
During the Jerry Bruckheimer Films logo at the beginning of the movie, you can briefly see two kangaroos crossing the street.
When aired on Nickelodeon, the part where Charlie putting his hand on Jessie's breast during his mirage daze was cut out. So instead, it showed Charlie about to reach out before being hit in the head with the water canister by Jessie. Also, the part where Blue says "Never should have left the pub!" was edited out.
$16,580,209 19 January 2003