is a 2015 Americancomedy filmdirected byFred Wolfand written byDavid Spadeand Fred Wolf. It is the sequel to the 2001 film. The film stars David Spade reprising his role as the title character,Brittany DanielPatrick WarburtonMark McGrathDennis MillerChristopher Walken, andAdam Beach. The film premiered onCrackleon July 16, 2015.

Joe Dirt embarks on an epic journey through the recent past, the heartland of America and his own mind to get back to his loved ones.

In the years following the original, David Spade began getting offers from bothUFCpresidentDana WhiteandKid Rockto help finance a sequel.2Ultimately it was Sony who picked up the project after noticing that the film would become atrendingtopic whenever it came on TV and felt that it would help them build their Crackle platform.3The first public hint of a sequel came on April 30, 2014,David Spaderevealed in aRedditanswer that he had written a sequel toJoe DirtforCrackle, saying: We wrote a sequel, and we may wind up doing it on , because they want to be the first web address to do a sequel to a movie. Because Sony owns them, and its a Sony movie. Were trying to find a way to make it for the budget, but we really want to do it. And keep it good.4On October 10, 2014, it was announced thatFred Wolfwould direct the film, with filming set to start in November 2014.5Principal photographybegan on November 17, 2014.6On January 13, 2015, it was announced thatChristopher WalkenDennis MillerBrittany DanielandAdam Beachwould reprise their roles from the first film, alongside newcomersMark McGrathandPatrick Warburton.7

The film premiered onCrackleon July 16, 2015.8In the first five days the film had been viewed one million times and had amassed over 2 million views by August 4, 2015, making it the most viewed original movie on Crackle.9Based on average ticket price, Sony claims the viewership numbers are equal to a theatrical box office take of $16 million.9

Joe Dirt 2: Beautiful Loserwas released onDVDandBlu-rayon January 5, 2016.10

Joe Dirt 2: Beautiful Loserreceived negative reviews from critics. Thereview aggregatorwebsiteRotten Tomatoesreported a 10% rating based on 10 reviews, with arating averageof 1.9/10.11

Malcolm, Eric (2015-01-13).So The Official Cast Of Joe Dirt 2 Was Just Announced. m

Getlen, Larry (2015-07-11).How Kid Rock and Christopher Walken lobbied for a Joe Dirt sequel. Nypost.com

Thurm, Eric (2015-07-15).Number One With a Mullet: David Spade on the Return of Joe Dirt

Campbell, Evan (2014-04-30).David Spade Says Joe Dirt 2 May Happen on Crackle. IGN

Lesnick, Silas (2014-10-10).David Spade is Back for Joe Dirt 2!.

Photo: David Spade is Back as Joe Dirt!. ComingSoon.net. 2014-11-17

Christopher Walken, Mark McGrath Join Crackles Joe Dirt Sequel. Hollywood Reporter. 2015-01-13

Biedenharn, Isabella (2015-04-13).Joe Dirt travels back in time in Joe Dirt 2 teaser. EW.com

Joe Dirt 2: Beautiful Loser Is Most-Viewed Crackle Original Move Ever Update. Deadline

Joe Dirt 2: Beautiful Loser DVD Release Date January 5, 2016.

Joe Dirt 2: Beautiful Loser (2015). Rotten Tomatoes

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