Peter Farrelly called the film's failure the biggest disappointment of their career, attributing the failure to its box office release during the 1996 Olympics. Farrelly said that it was crushing. However he said that 6-8 months later when the film was released on home video, it became a big hit.
During the Reno tournament, there are several instances where you can see the scoreboard above the lanes. Each time, the scoreboard has multiple names under each of the lane headings despite the fact that only one bowler is on each lane.
What are the differences between the Theatrical Version and the Extended Cut?
Only in the States, an Extended Cut was released on DVD, that features nearly four minutes of new footage not shown in the Theatrical Version. Due to this new scenes, the DVD was rated R whereas the Theatrical Version has a PG-13 rating. A detailed comparison between both versions with pictures can be found here.