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The Cable Guy

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6.1/10
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Rated: 13+ (PG-13)19961h 36mOn: Free Services Tags: Dark Comedy Friendship Prison Country: America

When recently single Steven moves into his new apartment, cable guy Chip comes to hook him up—and doesn't let go. Initially, Chip is just overzealous in his desire to be Steven's pal, but when Steven tries to end the 'friendship', Chip shows his dark side. He begins stalking Steven, who's left to fend for himself because no one else can believe Chip's capable of such behaviour.The Cable Guy featuring Jim Carrey and Matthew Broderick is free on Sony Crackle, free on IMDb TV, available for rent or purchase on iTunes, and 6 others. It's a comedy and drama movie with an average Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 53% and an average IMDb audience rating of 6.1 (142,768 votes).

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Available to watch free online (Sony Crackle & IMDb TV).

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Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 7 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 4 others).

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#4,488 Ranked Movie

#46 Ranked in Dark Comedy Movies

#48 Ranked in Medieval Movies

#1266 Ranked in Mystery Movies

The Cable Guy has an average Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 53% and an average IMDb audience rating of 6.1 (142,768 votes). The movie is popular with Reelgood users lately.

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