Californication

At the Movies

Season 5, Ep 9, Aired 3/11/12
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  • Episode Description
  • As production gets underway on Hank's latest movie "Santa Monica Cop," Stu has brought back his old director from "Fucking and Punching," hoping to create a box office hit with the new movie. However, Hank's rendezvous with the film's leading lady strains his relationship with Sam. Luckily for Hank and the rest of the movie's crew, Charlie has a backup plan in place.

  • Cast & Crew
  • David Duchovny

    Hank Moody

  • Natascha McElhone

    Karen Van Der Beek

  • Pamela Adlon

    Marcy Runkle

  • Madeleine Martin

    Rebecca Moody

  • Evan Handler

    Charlie Runkle

  • Photos (11)
  • Fan Reviews (3)
  • At the Movies

    By thefanof, Jul 18, 2015

  • Californication has jumped the shark

    By snot_sandwich, Mar 27, 2012

  • ssalunkhe

    By ssalunkhe, Mar 16, 2012

  • Trivia & Quotes
  • Notes (3)

    • Original International Air Dates:
      Czech Republic: Tuesday, May 8, 2012 on HBO
      Portugal: Friday, May 17, 2013 on RTP
      Finland: Tuesday, May 27, 2014 on Nelonen

    • Although credited, Pamela Adlon (Marcy) does not appear in this episode.

    • Featured Music:
      "I'm On It" by Reina Williams
      "Back Up" by Southpaw Swagger
      "Stone Rollin' (Instr.)" by Raphael Saadiq
      "Runaway" by Blackbone Child
      "Bring Da Ruckus" by Wu-Tang Clan
      "Madhouse" by The Black Box Revelation
      "For Your Love" by The Laureates
      "Don't Change" by INXS Feat. Andrew Farriss and Kirk Pengilly

    Trivia (1)

    • This episode features references to some of the American Film Institute's Top 100 Movie Quotes, including: Samurai Apocalypse: "You're gonna need a bigger gun", (#35 "You're gonna need a bigger boat" from Jaws (1975).

      Stu:"Are you crying ? There is no crying in tent pole film making!" (#54 "Are you crying ? There's no crying in baseball!" from A League of Their Own (1992).

      The Girl: "Help me, Hank. You're my only hope." ("Help me, Obi-Wan Kenobi. You're my only hope." from Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977).

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