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Any Which Way You Can (1980)

PG  |   |  Action, Comedy  |  17 December 1980 (USA)
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Philo takes part in a bare knuckle fight - as he does - to make some more money than he can earn from his car repair business. He decides to retire from fighting, but when the Mafia come ... See full summary »

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Philo takes part in a bare knuckle fight - as he does - to make some more money than he can earn from his car repair business. He decides to retire from fighting, but when the Mafia come along and arrange another fight, he is pushed into it. A motorcycle gang and an orangutan called Clyde all add to the 'fun'. Written by Colin Tinto <cst@imdb.com>

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Faster, funnier and wilder. It'll knock you out.

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Mit Vollgas nach San Fernando  »

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Trivia

Clint Eastwood's eighth film for the Warner Brothers studio. See more »

Goofs

There are two bass guitar players on the stage during the first song sung by Sondra Locke ("One Too Many Women In Your Life"). One is standing on her left and the other is seated in the back wearing a white shirt and bluejeans. There are not two bass tracks in the song. See more »

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Orville Boggs: [to Clyde] Put that spaghetti down!
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Whiskey Heaven
Written by Cliff Crofford (as C. Crofford), John Durrill (as J. Durrill) and Snuff Garrett (as S. Garrett)
Sung by Fats Domino
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A Super Sequel
20 October 2014 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Philo Beddoe and his sidekick Clyde are back in another hilarious film! This sequel is quite good and yes it's worth watching if you enjoyed this first film. Orville (Geoffrey Lewis) is back again to complete the comedy trio. This movie is just a great as the first movie -- both are full of knuckle-busting action and gut-busting laughs.

I will recommend watching the first film (Every Which Way You Can) then watching this sequel film to get the full story. The films would make a great double feature manatee. Clint, Clyde and Geoffrey will turn any boring day into a fun filled afternoon.

9/10

Confession: I was thinking that Jerry Reed made a guest appearance in one of the two films - but, alas, my memory was wrong.


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