Sex Tape (movie)

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Sex Tape is a 2014 American comedy movie.

Plot[change | change source]

Jay and Annie Hargrove are a married couple. After having two kids, they have sex every chance they get. When Jay struggles to have an erection, Annie suggests making a sex tape. After making it, Annie asks Jay to delete the recording.

The son of Jay and Annie's friend says he will upload a copy of the sex tape to YouPorn unless they give him $25,000. They are not able to pay the money. Jay and Annie break into YouPorn's headquarters. They begin destroying the web servers. Their plan is stopped when an alarm sounds. The owner of YouPorn removes the sex tape.

Jay and Annie watch the video once themselves. After this, they take the USB flash drive and later destroy it.

Cast[change | change source]

Release[change | change source]

Sex Tape was released on July 18, 2014.

Box office[change | change source]

The movie earned a total of $38.5 million in the United States alone.[1] Worldwide, it earned a total of $126.1 million.

In the United Kingdom, it topped the box office. It earned £1.43 million.[2] The movie opened at #1 in markets, such as Bulgaria, the Netherlands and Slovenia.

The biggest market was in countries like Germany, Australia and the United Kingdom. In those countries, the movie got back $12.14 million, $6.9 million and $7.14 million, respectively.[3]

Reviews[change | change source]

Sex Tape earned mostly negative reviews from critics. On Rotten Tomatoes, the movie has an approval rating of 17%.[4] Metacritic gives the movie a score of 36, meaning generally unfavorable reviews.[5]

Awards[change | change source]

Sex Tape won a Golden Raspberry Award for the Worst Actress.[6] It was also nominated for Worst Screen Combo and Worst Screenplay.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Sex Tape". The Box Office Mojo. Retrieved Jan 9, 2017.
  2. "Sex Tape Crowns UK Box Office". BBC News. Retrieved Jan 9, 2017.
  3. "Sex Tape". The Box Office Mojo. Retrieved Jan 9, 2017.
  4. "Sex Tape". Rotten Tomatoes. Retrieved Jan 9, 2017.
  5. "Sex Tape". Metacritic. Retrieved Jan 9, 2016.
  6. Heller, Corinne (February 22, 2015). "2015 Razzies Winners List: Kirk Cameron Wins 4 Golden Raspberry Awards, Which "Dis-honor" Worst Film Achievements". Eonline. Retrieved 12 January 2017.