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Tommy Boy Movie Review Summary

Actors: Chris Farley, David Spade, Brian Dennehy, Dan Aykroyd, Bo Derek, Rob Lowe

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This is a movie about a guy finding himself. Tommy Calahan's finds that he must go on the road to sell brake pads. Tommy is however ignorant to break pads, so is assisted by his Dad's right hand man, Richard. Tommy finally finds his knack for selling while on the road, but problems with his goldigging stepmom may have complicated things to a point of undoing.
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The review of this Movie prepared by Josh Jackaway




A story about a son of a wealthy CEO, who when his father dies, has to try and save his auto parts company by travelling accross the country with his partner trying to sell brake pads. Meanwhile however his dad's golddigging widow tries to sell the company to a equally large auto parts company for a profit.
The review of this Movie prepared by Steve-O




When ne'er do well Tommy Callahan became head of the family business, he finds out that the company is in alot of trouble financially. So, he and his late father's right-hand-man, Richard, go on a cross-MidWest raod trips selling break pads so they can raise money to save Callahan Auto, but the 'widow' of Tommy's late father has other plans...
The review of this Movie prepared by Emily



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Plot & Themes

Comedy, primarily    -   Yes Time/era of movie:    -   1980's-1999 Job/Profession/Poverty Story?    -   Yes Job:    -   businessman, saving a faltering

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   business executive Age:    -   20's-30's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White American

Setting

United States    -   Yes The US:    -   Midwest City?    -   Yes Small town?    -   Yes Small town people:    -   nice, like Andy/Opie/Aunt Bee Misc setting    -   fancy mansion

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   no torture/death Any profanity?    -   Occasional swearing

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