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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.

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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 »

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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

In the scrapbook of Ventura history, the last page shows articles cut from a newspaper, two of the articles read: 'DOLPHIN CASE CLOSED: Ventura Finds Snowflake' and 'VENTURA SOLVES THE GREAT FISH CAPER'. These are references to the first Ace Ventura movie where Ace finds the dolphin mascot; Snowflake. See more »

Goofs

When they are in the cafeteria, originally there were 3 food trays on the table and by the time they leave there is just one. 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 Scooby Doo, Where Are You! (1969) See more »

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Worse than Grease 2
19 January 2013 | by michaeljbSee all my reviews

OK, so I am a big Ace Ventura fan. Even so, I was unaware that this film even existed until a couple of weeks ago. I read most of the reviews here at IMDb and thought to myself "Surely this film can't be THAT bad?". I managed to see this "movie" a couple of days ago. I'd like to apologise to all the reviewers here for my obvious folly! This has just about ruined the Ace Ventura franchise for me forever. Until I saw this, I was convinced that Grease 2 was probably the worst sequel that ever had the audacity to call itself a movie, but I was wrong again.

This film doesn't scrape the bottom of the barrel. It lifts it up and digs right underneath it. To say this film was an abomination would be like saying Hitler's Final Solution was a small error of judgement.

If you're the type of person that likes nipple clamps, thumb-screws and being beaten by a leather clad sadist, then this film might be for you, but then again, maybe there is a pain threshold that's too much even for you? Stay away. You have been warned.


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