R | | Comedy, Romance
Pete and Debbie are both about to turn 40, their kids hate each other, both of their businesses are failing, they're on the verge of losing their house, and their relationship is threatening to fall apart.
Graham Parker's involvement with the film came about when one of Judd Apatow's friends mentioned to him that Parker had a blog and the most recent entry was about trying to get his music into films. The blog entry even had the sentence "Are you out there, Judd Apatow?"
Everything that comes out of her mouth is a lie. Everything that goes into her mouth is a dick.
While Roe V. Wade legalized abortion nationwide when decided in 1973, abortions were legal with conditions in 16 states prior to the decision and outright legal in 4 (NY, WA, HI, AK). Depending on travel and location it may have been possible for Pete's mother to have one legally.
After the main credits roll, there's an extended alternate take of Catherine ad-libbing insults during the conversation with the Julie, Pete, and Debbie.
The Blu-ray release included an exclusive extended version with three minutes of additional footage not seen in the theatrical version.
$12,030,690 (USA) (23 December 2012)