Two salesmen whose careers have been torpedoed by the digital age find their way into a coveted internship at Google, where they must compete with a group of young, tech-savvy geniuses for a shot at employment.

Director:

Shawn Levy

Writers:

Vince Vaughn (screenplay), Jared Stern (screenplay) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Vince Vaughn ... Billy McMahon
Owen Wilson ... Nick Campbell
Rose Byrne ... Dana
Aasif Mandvi ... Mr. Chetty
Max Minghella ... Graham Hawtrey
Josh Brener ... Lyle
Dylan O'Brien ... Stuart
Tiya Sircar ... Neha
Tobit Raphael ... Yo-Yo Santos
Josh Gad ... Headphones
Jessica Szohr ... Marielena
Rob Riggle ... Randy
Eric André ... Sid
Harvey Guillén ... Zach (as Harvey Guillen)
Gary Anthony Williams ... Bob Williams
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Storyline

Billy (Vince Vaughn) and Nick (Owen Wilson) are salesmen whose careers have been torpedoed by the digital world. Trying to prove they are not obsolete, they defy the odds by talking their way into a coveted internship at Google, along with a battalion of brilliant college students. But, gaining entrance to this utopia is only half the battle. Now they must compete with a group of the nation's most elite, tech-savvy geniuses to prove that necessity really is the mother of re-invention. Written by Twentieth Century Fox

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They just can't click with the younger generation See more »

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Comedy

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for sexuality, some crude humor, partying and language | See all certifications »

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Trivia

Billy mentions the foods he would take home and eat while speaking with Raj (sushi, chips and salsa, pizza, ice cream, and pudding). He can be seen eating each of these items throughout the movie. See more »

Goofs

At the restaurant at the beginning of the film, the watch case disappears from the table when Billy and Nick hear that their company is closed. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Nick Campbell: What the shit is this? Why is this on the get psyched mix?
Billy McMahon: Because I gotta throw you a curve-ball every now and again, or you get bored, and the mix doesn't have its intended effect.
Nick Campbell: No, I want to get rev'd up, and this song's not doing it.
Billy McMahon: Oh, really? I defy you to crush this chorus and not get psyched.
Nick Campbell: Not gonna happen.
Billy McMahon: Don't ya think?
[cranks up the volume and Nick actually starts singing along]
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Crazy Credits

The first half of the ending credits incorporates Google's products such as Google Drive, Translate, Google+, Hangouts, Photos, and YouTube. Following the "Lost Cosplay Video", the credits revert to a regular format using the Google logo font. See more »

Alternate Versions

The Unrated version includes more profanity in the film, plus nudity in the night club scene. See more »


Soundtracks

Try It Again
Written by Nicholaus Arson (as Randy Fitzsimmons)
Performed by The Hives
Courtesy of Polydor Records Ltd./Interscope Records
Under license from Universal Music Enterprises
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A nice film about team spirit
2 October 2013 | by time2See all my reviews

If you've seen Vince Vaugn and Owen Wilson in other movies you know the way the act doesn't change from one film to the other and this is still the case. It definitely helps if you are a little bit of a fan and like these actors. If I were not a fan I'd be closer to 7 stars but that still makes it well worth watching. The film has a little dose of everything centered around the comedy. The film has some funny characters, my favorite side roll being Will Ferrel who always brings his quirky inappropriate douche baggy behavior performed to perfection. Never get tired of that. In conclusion the film is well worth a watch even if you are not a big fan of Vaughn, Wilson and Ferrel. Any cynical review is out of place because this film is lovable. If you are looking to be blown away maybe you should keep looking but worth the time.


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Country:

USA

Release Date:

7 June 2013 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Internship See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$58,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$17,325,307, 9 June 2013

Gross USA:

$44,672,764

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$93,492,844
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (unrated)

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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