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The Boss Baby (2017)

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A suit-wearing, briefcase-carrying baby pairs up with his 7-year old brother to stop the dastardly plot of the CEO of Puppy Co.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Boss Baby (voice)
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Francis Francis (voice)
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Dad (voice)
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Mom (voice)
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Adult Tim / Narrator (voice)
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Tim (voice)
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Wizzie / Elvis Impersonator (voice)
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Eugene (voice)
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Staci (voice)
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Triplets (voice)
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Jimbo (voice)
Edie Mirman ...
Big Boss Baby (voice)
James Ryan ...
Story Bear (voice)
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Photographer (voice)
Jules Winter ...
Crying Boy / Little Boy / Boy (voice)
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Storyline

Seven-year-old Tim Templeton has always been a boy of an overactive imagination, and for the past seven years, life was all peaches for him, getting all the love and affection from his caring parents. However, life will never be the same and Tim won't be the centre of attention anymore as the arrival of an improbable new brother named Boss Baby, dressed in a black suit complete with a tie and a briefcase, will shortly rob him of all love, as he takes over the whole Templetons' house. Nevertheless, although this may be true, soon, Tim and the new Boss in a diaper will need to put differences aside and join forces, as a sneaky scheme involving the head of Puppy Co. threatens to tilt the balance of power towards their insidiously adorable furry antagonists, not to mention that the next Pet Convention is in only two days.. Brothers, hurry up. Written by Nick Riganas

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for some mild rude humor | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

31 March 2017 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Boss Baby  »

Box Office

Budget:

$125,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$50,198,902 (USA) (31 March 2017)

Gross:

$173,913,074 (USA) (7 July 2017)
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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Near the beginning, when the toy steam train is being activated, we see different toys put in order of the plot in which they happen. First we see a taxi, in which the baby is delivered, then a police car and fire engine, in which the babies chase Tim in, then a barn, referring to the family going to Puppy Co., then a game of Mouse Trap, in which Tim and Boss Baby get sent to Francis Francis, then an airplane, in which Tim's parents fly in, then a pirate ship, referring to Tim and Boss Baby imagining their plane is a pirate ship, then Habitrail, in which Tim climbs in to get to his parents, then a rocket, which is where the Forever Puppies are being launched. See more »

Goofs

Near the end, Tim's cool and wise Wizard Alarm Clock, Wizzie, makes reference to "Daylight Savings Time." The correct term is "Daylight Saving Time," with no "s" at the end of "Saving." See more »

Quotes

Tim: You can talk!
Boss Baby: Ah, goo goo ga ga.
Tim: No, you can really talk!
Boss Baby: Fine! I can talk. Now let's see if you can listen. Give me a double espresso and find a place around here with good sushi, I KILL for a spicy tuna roll right about now.
[gives Tim some money]
Boss Baby: Get yourself a little somethin'.
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Crazy Credits

After the end credits, the Gandalf-like alarm clock named Wizzie tells the audience it's time to leave. See more »


Soundtracks

Viva Las Vegas
Written by Doc Pomus and Mort Shuman
Performed by Elvis Presley
Courtesy of RCA Records
By arrangement with Sony Music Licensing
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Really loved this film
3 April 2017 | by (Ireland) – See all my reviews

I really enjoyed this film. It was imaginative, fun and just thoroughly entertaining throughout the whole time I was watching it. It had some actually genuine heartwarming moments that didn't feel manufactured like some other animated films I've seen in recent past. The animation was also just gorgeous. I really loved the look of the film, I thought it had a really nice aesthetic style and felt like a classic piece of animation that if CGI was around in the seventies, it would've looked like this. All in all, I personally loved this film. If you want something that's just plain fun, bizarre and imaginative- with a touch of warmth- I'd say check this flick out. But if you're looking for something with more of a concrete plot and a straight forward narrative, you probably won't find that here.


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