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The Cable Guy (1996)

PG-13
96 min | Comedy, Drama, Thriller

A lonely and mentally disturbed cable guy raised on television just wants a new friend, but his target, a designer, rejects him, with bad consequences.
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$ 47,000,000
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$ 19,806,226
Gross (USA)
$ 60,240,295
Gross (World)
$ 102,825,796
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Release date
Jun 14, 1996 (United States)

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Jim Carrey
The Cable Guy The Cable Guy   See fewer
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Matthew Broderick
Steven M. Kovacs Steven M. Kovacs   See fewer
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Leslie Mann
Robin Harris Robin Harris   See fewer
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George Segal
Steven's Father Steven's Father   See fewer
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Diane Baker
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Ben Stiller
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Eric Roberts
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Janeane Garofalo
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Andy Dick
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Harry O'Reilly
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David Cross
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Amy Stiller
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Owen Wilson
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Keith Gibbs
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Tommy Hinkley
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Shawn Michael Howard
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Jeff Kahn
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Suli McCullough
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Jeff Michalski
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Joel Murray
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Andrew Shaifer
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Cameron Starman
Cable Boy Cable Boy   See fewer
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Kathy Griffin
Cable Boy's Mother Cable Boy's Mother   See fewer
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Greg Hopla
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John Ferdinand
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Misa Koprova
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Aki Aleong
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Dona Hardy
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Lloyd Kino
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Sara Lowell
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Michael Rivkin
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Harper Roisman
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James O'Connell
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Douglas Robert Jackson
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Christopher Michael
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Charles Robinson
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Emilio Rivera
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Bob Odenkirk
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Carlo Allen
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Conrad Janis
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Thomas Scott
Sam Sweet - Age 8 Sam Sweet - Age 8   See fewer
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Steven Scott
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Christine Devine
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6.1 / 10 | 136,734 votes