Tammy (2014)

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Tammy Synopsis
Tammy (Melissa McCarthy) is having a bad day. She’s totaled her clunker car, gotten fired from her thankless job at a greasy burger joint and, instead of finding comfort at home, finds her husband getting comfortable with the neighbor in her own house. It’s time to take her boom box and book it. The bad news is she’s broke and without wheels. The worse news is her grandma, Pearl (Susan Sarandon), is her only option—with a car, cash, and an itch to see Niagara Falls. Not exactly the escape Tammy had in mind. But on the road, with grandma riding shot gun, it may be just what Tammy needs.
Tammy Release Date
In Theaters July 2, 2014
Tammy Credits
Starring: Melissa McCarthy, Susan Sarandon, Allison Janney, Gary Cole, Mark Duplass, Toni Collette, Nat Faxon, Sandra Oh, Dan Aykroyd, and Kathy Bates
Directed by: Ben Falcone
Produced by: Will Ferrell, Adam McKay, and Melissa McCarthy
MPAA Rating: [ R ]
Distributor: Warner Bros. Pictures
External Info: Tammy Official Website
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