Interesting Questions, Facts and Information
- There are a total of 20 general entries.
Interesting Questions, Facts, and Information
Cable Guy, The
|What was the last word Jim Carrey said in the movie?||The Cable Guy
Buddy. In the last scene of the movie, it showed a helicopter guy and Jim Carrey having a conversation inside of the helicopter. The helicopter guy said to Jim, "You're going to make it, buddy." Jim, with a devilish look, said back to him, "You mean it...I'm your buddy"?
Heineken. There were a few instances where Heineken was mentioned. First, after they finished playing basketball, Chip offered to buy a Heineken for Steven. Next, they showed the two main characters drinking it after they returned from Medeival Times. Finally, Steven offered Chip a Heineken when Chip threatened to jump off of the satellite tower.
|When Jim Carrey arrived to install Mathew Broderick's cable, he was shocked at how clean the floors were. He said, "The old McNair place...never thought they'd get the floors cleaned after what happened."
What happened?||The Cable Guy
They had a lot of cats.. This took place in one of the first few opening scenes. Right after Carrey and Broderick met for the first time, in Broderick's apartment, Jim Carrey said to Mathew Broderick, "I never thought they'd get the floors cleaned after what happened." He went on to say that they had a lot of cats.
This line was funny, because in a typical situation, a murder story would follow Jim Carrey's line of "never thought they'd get the floors clean after what happened."
|What cartoon was on in the morning after the karaoke jam?||The Cable Guy
Ren and Stimpy. The cartoon was on only briefly, but both the audio and visual components made it easily identifiable as "Ren and Stimpy". You could see it in back of Jim Carrey when he was cooking breakfast.
"Ren and Stimpy" was a classic cartoon that aired in the early 1990s. It was about an oddly drawn cat and hound and featured very gross jokes.
|What was the name of the prostitute in "The Cable Guy"?||The Cable Guy
Heather. They revealed her name twice in the movie. Initially, when Steven and the prostitute met, they exchanged names. Then, the next morning, Steven asked where Heather was. The actress who played Heather was Misa Koprova.
|What was the name of the kids' show that Sam and Stanton Sweet, of the Sam and Stanton Sweet trial, were on?||The Cable Guy
Double Trouble. There was only a brief shot of the title of the show. They showed us the title, "Double Trouble", when they were looking back in time at what Sam and Stanton Sweet used to be like, when they were child stars.
Since "Double Trouble" doesn't actually exist, there is no information about the show itself.
|What type of beverage did Jim Carrey and Mathew Broderick order at Medieval Times?||The Cable Guy
Pepsi. At Medieval Times, Janine Garofalo was the waitress and she offered them refills on their Pepsis. Mathew Broderick's character was in disbelief that they had Pepsi, but not silverware back in those days.
|How were the eggs prepared by Jim Carrey, in the scene after Mathew Broderick sleeps with a prostitute?||The Cable Guy
Scrambled. Not only do we see the scrambled eggs in the background, but Jim Carrey said that he made the eggs 'scrambly' for Mathew Broderick's character. This scene also showed Steven getting quite upset at Chip for not telling him that the girl was a hooker from the night before.
|Finally, what was the last name Chip claimed was his?||The Cable Guy
Ricky Ricardo. After a scuffle with Steven, Chip passed out before revealing his real name. The last name he claimed was Ricky Ricardo.
Chip was fired from the cable company for stalking clients. Chip was previously fired from several cable companies and was using a variety of aliases. In fact, Chip Douglas was originally one of the boys on "My Three Sons".
|What happened when Chip went to the restaurant where Robin was with her date?||The Cable Guy
Chip beat her date up. Chip assaulted Robin's date when he went to use the bathroom, this was an effort to get her back with Steven. Robin's date was played by Owen Wilson.
Somebody To Love. Chip threw Steven a karaoke jam at his apartment and invited an assortment of weird people. Chip also set Steven up with a date who turned out to be a lady of the night.
A karaoke machine. Actually, Chip gave Steven a whole home entertainment center as a token of their friendship. He later had him arrested for receiving stolen property when Steven wanted to end their friendship.
|What was the name of the restaurant Chip took Steven to?||The Cable Guy
Medieval Times. Medieval Times was a nostalgic restaurant where Chip took Steven to for their first bonding experience. While they were there, they played many deadly games, like Dungeons and Dragons.
He asked her to marry him. Robin was Steven's girlfriend who was not ready to make such a commitment. Robin was played by Leslie Mann, who later had a role in the Adam Sandler movie "Big Daddy".
Pay Chip $50 for free movie channels. Rick was Steven's cynical friend who was on to Chip. He discovered later on that Chip was a fraud. Rick was played by Jack Black, who later starred in films such as "Shallow Hal" and "School of Rock".
|Why couldn't Steven come to the door right away when Chip came to install his cable?||The Cable Guy
He was taking a shower. Chip Douglas was a deranged cable installer and Steven was his client. Steven moved into his own apartment in the beginning of the movie after being kicked out of his girlfriend's house. Chip tried way too hard to make friends with Steven and often went to bizarre extremes. Chip was played by Jim Carrey and Steven was played by Matthew Broderick, who previously starred in "Ferris Bueller's Day Off".