Arms dealers from several companies vie to sell the most expensive and highest tech weapons to a South American dictator. There are complications; understanding the exact nature of how 'gifts' are used to grease the wheels of a sale, a religious conversion from one of the salesman and a romance that begins to grow between two competitors, not to mention the imminient financial collapse of one of the companies if they don't make this sale. Written by
John Vogel <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Chevy Chase and his partners are arms dealers. They sell second-rate weapons to third world nations. But they're not out to stick it to anyone.
Did You Know?
The name of the fictional Central American country was "San Miguel". The name is from the Spanish language and translates as "Saint Michael". San Miguel is actually the real life name of numerous towns and cities across the world but not a country. See more
Ray begins studying the specs of the Peacemaker on an inclined table (drafting table) facing a wall. In two consecutive scenes, the camera shots are from the side (since a wall is directly in front of Ray). In several following cuts, Ray is seen sitting at a kitchen table, allowing the camera to shoot Ray from the front. It is possible Ray moved all of the study materials from one table to the other, but it seems clear this was done to facilitate the frontal shot. See more
[watching the Peacemaker malfunction
This is a great day for the Air Force, Senator.
Why is that, General?
Because the Navy ordered twenty of those disasters.
Son of a bitch!
Referenced in Exterminator 2
Music by Arthur B. Rubinstein
Lyrics by Cynthia Morrow
Sung by Maxine Waters, Julia Waters
, Clydene Jackson See more