Tagline: What If You Had A Universal Remote... That Controlled Your Universe?
Plot: Michael Newman (Adam Sandler) is married to the beautiful Donna (Kate Beckinsale) and they have two terrific kids, Ben (Joseph Castanon) and Samantha (Tatum McCann). But he doesnít get to see them much because heís putting in long, hard hours at his architectural firm in the elusive hope that his ungrateful boss (David Hasselhoff) will one day recognize his invaluable contribution and make him a partner.
Once heís on easy street, heíll be able to lavish attention on the wife and kiddies. At least, thatís what he tells himself.
After staying up all night to work, a tired Michael becomes frustrated because he canít even figure out which of his remotes will turn on the TV set. Michael sets out to find the perfect device to operate all his electronic equipment and stumbles into the back room of a Bed, Bath & Beyond, where an eccentric employee, Morty (Christopher Walken), gives him an experimental one-of-a-kind souped-up gadget guaranteed to change his life.
Morty wasnít kidding either. Soon Michael is master of his domain, turning on every appliance with the click of a button.
But the device has other, more startling functions. It can somehow muffle the barking of Sundance, the family dog ó and even more astoundingly, fast forward through an annoying quarrel with his
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The Wedding Singer, Around the World in 80 Days, Hawaiian Dick
| Written by|
Bruce Almighty, A Night at the Roxbury, Superstar
Bruce Almighty, Late Show with David Letterman: (Episode dated 29 April 2005), Late Show with David Letterman