Best comedy movie trivia of 2012

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Trivia: Skrillex makes a cameo as the DJ at the party the Nicelanders are having. (00:09:10)

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Trivia: The knife that is given to Louis by the pirates is the exact same knife that Buck had in the previous film.

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Trivia: Jim Carrey was originally offered the role of Curly, but turned it down because he didn't want to wear a fat suit, and felt he was too old to gain the necessary weight without risking his health.

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Trivia: Even though Frank the pug doesn't appear, there are a couple of references to him. The first one is a big picture of him over J's bed and when J gets pulled over by the cops, there is a billboard advertising for "The Amazing Talking Pug." (00:22:35 - 00:40:25)

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Trivia: A relief carving of Sulley (from the following Pixar film, Monsters University) is visible in the Witch's cottage.

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Trivia: This was the first film since Reds in 1982 to earn Oscar nominations in all four acting categories.

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Trivia: Tom Cruise modeled his portrayal of Stacee Jaxx on a combination of Axl Rose from Guns N' Roses and Bret Michaels from Poison.

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Trivia: Jared (the person that Guy introduces John to as the one who has been beating him up), is played by Ryan Reynolds, who is uncredited in the film. Reynolds has appeared in other works by McFarlane as well.

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Trivia: The name "Sorg" on Victor Frankenstein's film projector is in reference to the film's Cinematographer, Peter Sorg.

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Trivia: Joss Whedon offered Sean Maher the role of Don John after he learned Maher had never played a villain before.

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Trivia: While this film is the fourth main-series entry, it is technically the eighth film in the overall franchise, as four direct-to-video spin-off movies were released between the third film (2003's "American Wedding") and this film. Eugene Levy is the only actor to appear in all eight films, and co-star Chris Owen is the only other actor besides Levy to appear in both the theatrical films (including a cameo in this entry) and one of the spin-offs. (With a role in the first spin-off "American Pie presents: Band Camp.").

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Trivia: The movie offers tribute to Scooby Doo when the Sheriff mentions "Meddling Kids" followed by Velma's classic line "Jinkies" when the car she is in almost crashes. Her teenage partner also speaks in the same manner as Shaggy with his high-pitched, squeaky voice.

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Trivia: While Tuck is out on his first date, FDR calls him to invite him to watch a CHiPs marathon. Chris' father, Robert Pine, played Sgt. Joseph Getraer in the television series.

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Trivia: When Greg and Rowley approach the Cranium Shaker at the amusement park, the two people on the ride let out the Wilhelm scream.

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Trivia: Before the One Percenter leader crashes his motor cycle into the chicken truck during the car chase sequence, the Wilhelm scream can be heard.

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Trivia: During one take of the fight sequence between the Evil Queen and Snow White, Julia Roberts accidentally pulled out some of Lily Collins' hair.

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Trivia: When the fireball starts rolling inside the Mayan City, two soldiers fall off a cliff and one of them yells a Wilhelm scream.

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