PG | | Adventure, Comedy, Family
After a young boy's school essay erroneously finds its way into the hands of a Hollywood producer who turns the idea into a hit film, the boy travels to Los Angeles to claim his credit.
In this movie, Paul Giamatti played a lying producer, and in Rock of Ages (2012), he played a lying agent.
Mrs. Caldwell... Can I call you Phyllis?
Mrs. Phyllis Caldwell: No.
When Marty gets ready to go swimming, he hits a switch to turn on the music. The switch is shown both "on" and "off" after that.
In the original theatrical release, the E.T. 20th Anniversary variant of the then-current Universal logo opened the film. This is plastered on the DVD and Blu-ray releases with the standard variant of said logo. Recent television broadcasts use the 2012 Universal Pictures logo.
$11,554,015 (USA) (10 February 2002)
$47,811,275 (USA) (7 April 2002)
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