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The Internship (2013)

Country: USA

Genres: Comedy

Taglines: Hiring them was a brilliant mistake.

Director: Shawn Levy

Writers: Jared Stern, Vince Vaughn

Stars: Vince Vaughn, Owen Wilson, Rose Byrne, Aasif Mandvi, ...

Billy (Vince Vaughn) and Nick (Owen Wilson) are salesmen whose careers have been torpedoed by the digital world. Trying to prove they are not obsolete, they defy the odds by talking their way into a coveted internship at Google, along with a battalion of brilliant college students. But, gaining entrance to this utopia is only half the battle. Now they must compete with a group of the nation's most elite, tech-savvy geniuses to prove that necessity really is the mother of re-invention.
The film used 100 real Google employees as extras.
Google allowed the film to shoot for five days at the Googleplex Headquarters, but most of film was shot at the Georgia Institute of Technology at Atlanta, where the film crew made the set look as accurate as the real one.
The three girls in the library scene are director Shawn Levy's children.
Jeremy Hoffman, a software engineer for Google, wrote an article to clarify the portrayal of Google's staff and practices are inaccurate and that the company had little to no involvement other than lending the use of the brand.
Nicky Campbell refers to the Terminator series: The Terminator (1984), Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991), Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines (2003), Terminator Salvation (2009).
Sergey Brin:  The Google co-founder can be seen riding a bike in the Google headquarters arrival scene. He can also be seen congratulating the two main characters at the end of the film.
Shawn Levy:  An annoyed Google employee who is trying to take a nap while Nick is talking to Dana.
Before moving the focus to Google Campus, the Headquarters of Oracle Corporation is shown briefly.
In the film, they mentioned the X-Men franchise a few times. In X-Men: First Class, Rose Byrne acted as Moira MacTaggert and in this film, Rose acted as Dana.
Josh Brener's character Lyle in one scene wears a t-shirt with NASA's meatball logo on it and in another scene that takes place in his office has the Google doodle commemorating 50th Anniversary of Yuri Gagarin's First Flight into Space (April 12, 1961-Ap
The X-Men franchise is mentioned a few times. Rose Byrne acted in both this film and X-Men: First Class (2011).
This is the fifth movie Vince Vaughn and Owen Wilson have done together, the others being Wedding Crashers, Zoolander, Anchorman and Starsky & Hutch. In both Wedding Crashers and The Internship, Vince Vaughan is referred to as "Big Tree," in Wedding Crash
The tattoo on Will Ferrell's neck is not in Sanskrit or Hindi. It does read " Make reasonable choices", but it is basically English written in Devanagari form (with spelling mistakes) instead of Roman form.
Though uncredited, this is Will Ferrell's first role in a 20th Century Fox film.
The intern played by Tiya Sircar is a big fan of Star Wars (particularly Star Wars cosplay - costumed role play). Sircar would later provide the voice of Sabine Wren on Star Wars Rebels.
Vince Vaughn and Owen Wilson's second film together after Wedding Crashers (2005)
In the scene where Vince Vaughn's character is google searching for a job, he wears a Dwight Yoakam t-shirt. Dwight Yoakam was Vince's co-star in Four Christmases(2008).
Two stars from Gossip Girl are in this film they also make a joke early in the film about it.
Sergey Brin: The Google co-founder can be seen riding a bike in the Google headquarters arrival scene. He can also be seen congratulating the two main characters at the end of the film.
Shawn Levy: An annoyed Google employee who is trying to take a nap while Nick is talking to Dana.
Billy mentions the foods he would take home and eat while speaking with Raj(sushi, chips & salsa, pizza, ice cream, and pudding). He can be seen eating each of these items throughout the movie.
Even though Google didn't pay to be in the movie, the company was allowed control over how their products were to be depicted. For example, the film makers wanted a scene where the self-driving car crashes, but Google wanted the scene removed because the
Josh Brener's character Lyle in one scene wears a t-shirt with NASA's meatball logo on it and in another scene that takes place in his office has the Google doodle commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the Flight of Yuri Gagarin and Vostok 1, who became t
During their interview in the library, the two are given so hypothetical scenarios in which they are shrunken down to the size of a nickel and need to escape a blender that is running. Owen Wilson remarks that they escape and now there are two nickel size