R | | Comedy, Drama, Romance
In the summer of 1987, a college graduate takes a 'nowhere' job at his local amusement park, only to find it's the perfect course to get him prepared for the real world.
He told my parents. We're Catholic. He told my parents that you're Jewish.
Joel: Oh, but I'm an atheist, maybe more of a pragmatic nihilist I guess or an existential pagan if you will...
Sue O'Malley: Yeah, yeah um, but my parents are really strict. Sorry.
In the club, Lisa P. is briefly dancing the Macarena, a 1990s dance.
A commercial for the Adventureland amusement park can be seen during the end credits.
CAD 597,847 (Canada) (5 April 2009)
$16,025,394 (USA) (24 May 2009)
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