The term "gross-out movie" was coined in the late '70s to describe the comedy film Animal House. This raunchy new style led the way for other comedies that generated laughs with lewd language and actions. Today, it is a respected genre that contains many of our favorite movies.
Here are small details you may have missed in some of the greatest gross-out comedies of all time.
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In 'Ace Ventura: Pet Detective,' The Placement Of A Banana And Two Apples Foreshadows The Film's TwistPhoto: Ace Ventura: Pet Detective / Warner Bros.
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In 'Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay,' Neil Patrick Harris Is Drinking Jim Daniel'sPhoto: Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay / Warner Bros. Pictures
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In 'American Pie,' The Orgasm Manual Is Filed In The Library's 'Fluid Dynamics' SectionPhoto: American Pie / Universal Pictures
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'Austin Powers in Goldmember' Contains A News Scrawl Shouting Out Toronto, Canada; Toronto Is Mike Myers' BirthplacePhoto: Austin Powers in Goldmember / New Line Cinema
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The Treasure Chest In 'Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story' Is Labeled 'Deus Ex Machina'Photo: Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story / 20th Century Fox
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The School In 'Scary Movie' Has A Parking Spot For The CoronerPhoto: Scary Movie / Dimension Films