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Is The Other Guys a true story?

Is The Other Guys a true story?

The inspiration for the new film The Other Guys came from an unlikely source: Bernie Madoff. Adam McKay, who directed and co-wrote the film, says that he began thinking about the guy who raised questions about Madoff several years before the Ponzi schemer was caught and sentenced to 150 years in prison last year.

When did The Other Guys come out?

August 5, 2010 (USA)
The Other Guys/Release date

What is The Other Guys about?

Unlike their heroic counterparts on the force, desk-bound NYPD detectives Gamble (Will Ferrell) and Hoitz (Mark Wahlberg) garner no headlines as they work day to day. Gamble relishes his job as a paper pusher, but Hoitz is itching to get back on the street and make a name for himself. When a seemingly minor case turns out to be a big deal, the two cops get the opportunity to finally prove to their comrades that they have the right stuff.
The Other Guys/Film synopsis

How old is Mark Wal?

50 years (June 5, 1971)
Mark Wahlberg/Age

Did Mark Wahlberg do ballet in the other guys?

We had him do some crazy sh– in this. He danced ballet. We got him a ballet coach and he learned moves. There wasn’t one moment where he was like, “Come on guys, I can’t do this.” He would do anything.”

Did Mark Wahlberg learn ballet?

SheKnows: Well, he has to dance some ballet, did you learn the steps or was that a double? Mark Wahlberg: I did learn the steps, but in the end, it was a little too hard and we had a double.

Why is The Other Guys pg13?

The Other Guys is rated PG-13 by the MPAA for crude and sexual content, language, violence and some drug material. Violence: Frequent altercations involving guns are depicted in this film. People are shot on screen.

How much did the rock get paid for The Other Guys?

The Rock Movie and TV Earnings Johnson earned $5.5 million for 2002’s “Scorpion King” and $9 million each for “The Other Guys” in 2010 and “Baywatch” in 2017, but beyond that, eight-figure paydays are the norm.

Why is the other guys pg13?

How did the other guys end?

Long Ending: After super-cops Highsmith and Danson (Samuel L. Jackson and Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson respectively) inadvertently kill themselves in a pursuit of diamond thieves, all the cops in the apartment attempt to fill the role as NYC’s new bad-ass “Lethal Weapon” style enforcers.

How old is Jim Carrey now?

59 years (January 17, 1962)
Jim Carrey/Age

How much money does Donnie Wahlberg make per episode of Blue Bloods?

Blue Bloods Salary: In early seasons of the show, Donnie earned $60,000 per episode, roughly $1.3 million per season. In recent years his per episode salary has been $150,000, which works out to roughly $3.3 million per season.

Who are the actors in the other guys?

Cast overview, first billed only: Will Ferrell Allen Gamble Derek Jeter Derek Jeter Mark Wahlberg Terry Hoitz Eva Mendes Dr. Sheila Gamble Michael Keaton Captain Gene Mauch

When did the other guys by Will Ferrell come out?

It is also the first of three collaborations between Ferrell and Wahlberg, who later reunited in Daddy’s Home (2015) and Daddy’s Home 2 (2017). The film was released in the United States on August 6, 2010. It was well received by critics and grossed $170 million worldwide.

Is the other guys a good buddy movie?

The comedy is especially well-written, and does a good job at lampooning the cop genre. Full of laughs, The Other Guys is wildly entertaining and fun. Not the best of buddy cop flicks, but does well enough. The duo of Ferrell and Wahlberg entices the screen in this clever and hilarious buddy-cop film.

What’s the second song in the other guys?

Q: In the extended version of the movie, when Alan and Terry flee with Ershon, two songs play while they drive away while fighting two thugs. The first one is never gonna give you up by Rick Astley. But what’s the second song that plays, when the thug has Alan’s head outside the car door?