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Big Daddy (1999)

PG-13
93 min | Comedy, Drama

A lazy law school grad adopts a kid to impress his girlfriend, but everything doesn't go as planned and he becomes the unlikely foster father.
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Writers
Steve Franks (story) (screenplay) | Tim Herlihy (screenplay) | Adam Sandler (screenplay)
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Budget
$ 34,200,000
Opening Wknd
$ 41,536,370
Gross (USA)
$ 163,479,795
Gross (World)
$ 234,801,895
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Release date
Jun 25, 1999 (United States)

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6.4 / 10 | 179,933 votes