Bedtime Stories
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Theatrical release poster
Directed by Adam Shankman
Produced by Adam Sandler
Andrew Gunn
Jack Giarraputo
Written by Matt Lopez
Tim Herlihy
Starring Adam Sandler
Keri Russell
Guy Pearce
Russell Brand
Richard Griffiths
Jonathan Pryce
Courteney Cox
Lucy Lawless
Teresa Palmer
Narrated by Jonathan Pryce
Music by Rupert Gregson-Williams
Cinematography Michael Barrett
Edited by Tom Costain
Distributed by Walt Disney Studios
Motion Pictures
Release dates
  • December 25, 2008 (2008-12-25) (United States)
  • January 23, 2009 (2009-01-23) (Poland)
  • February 20, 2009 (2009-02-20) (Sweden)
Running time
99 minutes
Country United States
Language English
Budget $80 million
Box office $212.9 million[1]

Bedtime Stories is a 2008 American family-fantasy-comedy film directed by Adam Shankman, written by Matt Lopez and Tim Herlihy and produced by Andrew Gunn and Jack Giarraputo that stars Adam Sandler in his first appearance in a family-oriented film and also stars Keri Russell, Jonathan Morgan Heit, Laura Ann Kesling, Guy Pearce, Aisha Tyler, Russell Brand, Richard Griffiths, Teresa Palmer, Lucy Lawless and Courteney Cox. Sandler's production company Happy Madison and Andrew Gunn's company Gunn Films co-produced the film with Walt Disney Pictures. The film was theatrically released on December 25, 2008 by Walt Disney Pictures. Despite receiving generally negative reviews from critics, it was a box office success after earning $212.9 million against a $80 million budget.

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  1. "Bedtime Stories (2008)". Retrieved 2008-01-25.