R | | Comedy, Drama
When seasoned comedian George Simmons learns of his terminal, inoperable health condition, his desire to form a genuine friendship causes him to take a relatively green performer under his wing as his opening act.
Judd Apatow and Adam Sandler are former roommates. The footage seen in the opening sequence was recorded back then. Sandler would regularly make prank phone calls, and one day Apatow decided to start filming them.
Are you mad that you died at the end of Die Hard?
When George (who is driving) and Ira leave Laura's house to head back to Los Angeles, the gear shifter can be briefly seen in the park position.
Judd Apatow's daughter's cover of Memory is played during the credits.
$22,657,780 (USA) (2 August 2009)
$51,855,045 (USA) (17 September 2009)
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