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Ace Ventura: Pet Detective Jr. (2009)

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The son of an eccentric detective steps into his father's shoes after his mother is wrongly arrested for stealing a baby panda.

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David Mickey Evans

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David Mickey Evans (screenplay), Jeff Sank (screenplay) (as Jeffrey Sank) | 6 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Josh Flitter ... Ace Ventura, Jr.
Emma Lockhart ... Laura Wilson
Ann Cusack ... Melissa Ventura
Cullen Douglas ... Dr. Sickinger
Art LaFleur ... Russell Hollander (as Art Lafleur)
Austin Rogers ... A Plus
Reed Alexander ... Pennington Jr.
Carina Conti ... Tara
Ralph Waite ... Grandpa Ventura
Ashley Milchman Ashley Milchman ... Emo Kid #1
Brooke Milchman Brooke Milchman ... Emo Kid #2
Aubrey Peeples ... Daniella
Morgan Curschman Morgan Curschman ... Girl Swimmer #1
Paige Huston Paige Huston ... Girl Swimmer #2
Lisa Glaze Lisa Glaze ... Teacher
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Storyline

The son of an eccentric detective steps into his father's shoes after his mother is wrongly arrested for stealing a baby panda.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

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He's the burping, farting, snorting, spitting image of his dad. See more »


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for some rude humor | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

3 March 2009 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Ace Ventura 3 See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$7,500,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$117,421
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(DVD)

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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Trivia

Filming took place at Universal Studios Theme Park in Orlando. Park guests were able to watch various animals used in the film being walked throughout the park during filming. See more »

Goofs

A scene where A Plus flees down the stairs and cloaks into a crowd of students by the lockers in the school's corridor, bullies chase after him and trail behind a chubby school boy in a striped green and white polo shirt and denim shorts in the process. In the following scene, Ace Ventura Jr. rushes down the stairs aside the exact same chubby boy from the scene before as if he had not been ahead of the bullies searching for A Plus. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Ace Ventura Jr: I've got you now. That's it, my little misunderstood friend. Nibble the powdery cinnamon bliss. No, your path ends in death. You have been saved. No charge. This is certainly an ironic situation with an apex predator there and me over here holding this little guy at the bottom of the food chain and all. Hey, Mom. Look what I found.
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References The Last Mimzy (2007) See more »

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This film should come with a health warning
16 January 2012 | by phantasmdaSee all my reviews

((((Violently tries to yank the rating button into a minus))) GRRR

OMG! How could they? How dare they? Is it a crime to want to viciously murder a youth?

This has to be THE SINGLE WORST movie ever made, how do you turn a classic thing like Ace Ventura into this monstrosity of a film? The kid ((Blood boils just thinking about him)) Who in their right minds thought the kid could act? He needs putting down, who thought this eye gougingly terrible script held even one bit of mirth? Who even thought that this film was a good idea to start with?

I need to go see a shrink as watching this film has completely destroyed my faith in humanity, it has taken my will to live. Please heed my warning, if you see this film in the bargain bins at your local video store, buy every copy you can, take them outside, stamp them into tiny pieces and then burn the crumbs, it really is THAT bad :0(


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