R | | Comedy, Romance
After losing her job and learning that her husband has been unfaithful, a woman hits the road with her profane, hard-drinking grandmother.
The plot was based on a dream Ben Falcone had, dreaming about his wife Melissa McCarthy as a fast food worker whose life is falling apart. The two later wrote plot points on napkins before developing the screenplay.
Pearl: An old folks home; like a prison for old people.
Keith Morgan Tammy's boss tells Tammy she was at least 40 seconds fired. She was actually fired 35 seconds by the time Keith told her this.
There is a blooper from the scene when Tammy gets fired a minute into the credits.
$21,577,049 (USA) (6 July 2014)