The Long Weekend

August 5th, 2005


The Long Weekend

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A comedy about two brothers, uptight Ed and playboy Cooper. Ed has a weekend to save his career, but Cooper has other plans for the weekend; to help his stressed out brother get lucky with the ladies.

Release Year: 2005

Rating: 5.1/10 (5,021 voted)

Director: Pat Holden

Stars: Chris Klein, Brendan Fehr, Chandra West

Cooper and Ed are brothers: Coop acts, in ads and soaps, spending his real energy chasing women for one-night stands. His younger brother Ed, an earnest young man, works in an ad agency. For the past year, since finding his girlfriend in bed with another man with a video camera running, Ed has been in a funk: he's carried a torch, his social life has tanked, and his work has suffered. Ed will be fired on Monday unless he can save a major account. It's his birthday weekend: he wants to work, but Cooper wants Ed to rediscover his sex life. Cooper works hard to help Ed score, but disaster piles on disaster. Can a decent guy save his job and get a life?

Chris Klein - Cooper
Brendan Fehr - Ed Waxman
Chandra West - Kim
Craig Fairbrass - Frank
Paul Campbell - Roger
Cobie Smulders - Ellen
Andy Thompson - Officer Garcia
Nicole McKay - Cathy
Alejandro Rae - Jack
Roger Haskett - Ed's Father
Stephen Park - Doctor
Douglas Stewart - Doctor #2 (as J. Douglas Stewart)
Chelan Simmons - Susie
Charles Payne - Cop #1
Will Sanderson - Cop #2

Taglines: Two Brothers. One Weekend. No Shame.


Official Website: Gold Circle Films | Official site [Germany] |

Release Date: 5 August 2005

Filming Locations: Riverview Hospital, Coquitlam, British Columbia, Canada

Opening Weekend: €78,392 (Netherlands) (16 October 2005) (47 Screens)

Gross: €95,327 (Netherlands) (16 October 2005)

Technical Specs

Runtime: Canada:

User Review

Very Funny

Rating: 8/10

This movie was very funny, went to see it with a gang of friends and it made us all laugh. Its the film to go to if you just want to be entertained. Its a lot like other gross-out films like American Pie, Meet the parents etc...but with a twist and it takes gross-out one step further. The guys I was with picked this out but I have to say the girls did just as much laughing as they did. Chris Klein did an awesome job as Cooper - we were all a little surprised that he was so good. The Ed character was also cute he basically plays the typical Jason Biggs character but was very sweet. Would recommend to anyone who just wants to go and have a laugh.


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