Hunt Stevenson works for a large car manufacturer that has just been bought out by a Japanese firm. Suddenly finding himself having to justify his own job, he's forced to choose between redundancy or the seemingly inhuman Japanese work ethic that the new owners have brought with them. Written by
Murray Chapman <firstname.lastname@example.org>
When East meets West, the laughs shift into high gear!
Did You Know?
Second American Hollywood movie with the title "Gung Ho". The film was made and released about forty-three years after the first, 'Gung Ho!': The Story of Carlson's Makin Island Raiders
(1943), which had debuted in 1943, the gap in years between them and the year the first film launched both being '43. Both pictures featured Japan and the Japanese as part of their story-lines, they are the enemy in the Second World War in the first film and the owners of a car corporation in this movie. See more
During the softball game, as Buster is running the bases he knocks down Saito. As Saito is helped up and begins walking off the field, he puts his sunglasses on in a crooked fashion (maybe the glasses are broken). In the next cut while still walking off the field, Saito is no longer wearing the sunglasses. See more
[Hunt has been offered a job by his Japanese bosses
Can we count on you?
Fellas... is a frog's ass watertight?
[he discusses it with his colleagues in Japanese
Yes. We believe it is.
BREAKIN' THE ICE
By Ken Thomas, Matthew Wells, Patrick Klein and Michael Anderson
Performed by Martha Wash
Courtesy of The Entertainment Music Co. / CBS Records
Produced by Tony Bongiovi See more