A comedy featuring two Saturday Night Live alumni was released into theaters on this day in 1995.
Tommy Boy was released in theaters on March 31, 1995. The film starred Chris Farley, David Space, and Dan Aykroyd. Farley plays an immature and clumsy adult who must save his family's auto parts factory from con-artists, competition, and more.
The film opened #1 on its release weekend and the comedy would end up grossing over $32 million dollars. The movie had mixed reviews, and noted film critic Roger Ebert considered it one of the worst he had seen, calling it an “alleged” comedy.