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The Boss Baby (2017)

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A suit-wearing, briefcase-carrying baby pairs up with his seven-year old brother to stop the dastardly plot of the CEO of Puppy Co.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Boss Baby (voice)
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Francis Francis (voice)
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Dad (voice)
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Mom (voice)
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Adult Tim / Narrator (voice)
Miles Bakshi ...
Tim (voice)
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Wizzie / Elvis Impersonator (voice)
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Eugene (voice)
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Staci (voice)
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Triplets (voice)
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Jimbo (voice)
Edie Mirman ...
Big Boss Baby (voice)
James Ryan ...
Story Bear (voice)
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Photographer (voice)
Jules Winter ...
Crying Boy / Little Boy / Boy (voice)
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Storyline

A new baby's arrival impacts a family, told from the point of view of a delightfully unreliable narrator -- a wildly imaginative 7-year-old named Tim. The most unusual Boss Baby (Alec Baldwin) arrives at Tim's home in a taxi, wearing a suit and carrying a briefcase. The instant sibling rivalry must soon be put aside when Tim discovers that Boss Baby is actually a spy on a secret mission, and only he can help thwart a dastardly plot that involves an epic battle between puppies and babies.

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He means business. March 2017. See more »


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Rated PG for some mild rude humor | See all certifications »

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31 March 2017 (USA)  »

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$125,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$50,198,902 (USA) (31 March 2017)

Gross:

$166,152,550 (USA) (19 May 2017)
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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

In the scene where Boss Baby and Tim are looking for the plans, Boss Baby throws his disguise into the bin. The way it lands in the bin directly mirrors The Spider-Man story 'Spider-Man no More'. Tobey Maguire, who voices the older Tim portrayed Peter Parker / Spider-Man for three movies, the second of which also pays homage to this iconic image See more »

Goofs

When Boss Baby drops some money near the beginning of the movie onto Tim, it falls when he stands up. Later the money is completely gone. See more »

Quotes

Dad: Look, they have a puppy pit.
Mother: [sarcastically] That is so hygienic.
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Crazy Credits

After the end credits, the Gandalf-like alarm clock named Wizzy tells the audience it's time to leave. See more »

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Referenced in Good Morning Britain: Episode dated 4 April 2017 (2017) See more »

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Ladies Night
Written by Robert Kool Bell (as Robert Bell), Ronald Bell, George Funky Brown (as George Brown), Meekaaeel Muhammed (as Meekaaeel Muhammad), Claydes Smith, J.T. Taylor (as James Taylor), Dennis D.T. Thomas (as Dennis Thomas) and Earl Toon (as Earl Toon, Jr.)
Performed by Kool & The Gang
Courtesy of Island Records
Under license from Universal Music Enterprises
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Great movie for family and kids
31 March 2017 | by (Vietnam) – See all my reviews

I rarely write review, but after seeing the score of this movie, I have to say : Damn it, it's a good movie, why do it have so many negative critics? I just watched it yesterday with my friends and laughed my ass off the entire time of the movie. It's very creative, the joke is well crafted. Some scenes are pretty emotion too. If you have kids, bring them to the cinema, they will absolutely love this. The animation is cute and funny. Some people say it's just another "Secret life of pets" movie. I admit "Secret life of pets" is bad, but the boss baby is different, the plot sometimes makes no sense but who cares! It's a movie for kids and the main thing is it funny as hell. So ignore all the haters, go check the movie yourself.


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