Film / Employee of the Month

Employee of the Month is a 2006 comedy film starring Dane Cook, Dax Shepard, and Jessica Simpson.

Not to be confused with the 2004 Black Comedy Employee of the Month starring Matt Dillon.

This film provides examples of:

  • The Ace: Vince at least seems to be this.
  • Chekhov's Gunman: The security guard, who proves that Vince has been giving away free merchandise to customers for years.
  • The Dog Bites Back: At the end, after Vince is fired and put on probation for stealing, Jorge finally stands up to him.
  • The Dragon: Jorge is this to Vince.
  • Hoist by His Own Petard: Vince is eventually brought down by his own arrogance, as his overly show-offy style of scanning items includes passing them behind his back, which inadvertently causes them to not be scanned, thereby giving away groceries for free..
  • Race Against Time: Zack trying to get to work on time after Vince dials back his alarm clock.
  • Smug Snake: Vince.