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Disorderlies (1987)

PG  |   |  Comedy  |  14 August 1987 (USA)
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Three bumbling orderlies are hired to take care of an old rich man. Humorous mayhem follows.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Mark Morales ...
Markie
Darren Robinson ...
Buffy
Damon Wimbley ...
Kool
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Winslow Lowry
...
Miguel
...
Happy Socialite
...
Dealer
...
Luis Montana
...
Albert Dennison
Jim Jackman ...
Orderly #1
Don Woodard ...
Orderly #2
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Orderly #3
...
Nursing Home Owner
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Kool's Mother (as Jo Marie Payton-France)
...
Buffy's Mother
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Storyline

Winslow needs money now to pay off gambling debts. If only his rich uncle Albert would die. But his orderlies are very good. Maybe by hiring three of the worst orderlies around, he can speed things up. Fortunately for him, he finds Markie, Buffy, and Kool, who have just been fired from their last job. With them around, he should have the money real soon. Written by Brian W Martz <B.Martz@Genie.com>

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Lapping up luxury and rapping up a storm

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Comedy

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Release Date:

14 August 1987 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Bolnicarji na kolesih  »

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$10,348,437 (USA)
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Trivia

The mansion used is the Clampett mansion from "The Beverly Hillbillies". See more »

Goofs

At one point the medicine machine goes off alerting the Fat Boys that it's time for Albert's medication. The time on it reads 8:15. Later that evening when Albert's in bed, the camera pans to a clock that reads just a few minutes after 8:00. See more »

Quotes

[Buffy and Kool are in a squad car being driven to a unknown destination by the huge cop and the racist Sgt. Bledsoe]
Buffy: Uh... look mister officer, Sergeant Bledsoe, sir. I want to point out an unfair situation here.
Huge Cop: [turns towards them] Shut your fat ugly face!
[both Buffy and Kool look at each other with dread]
Buffy: Kool, we gotta find a way to get away... now. These guys are gonna kick our asses, man!
Kool: Yeah, while we're gonna be hurt, Albert's gonna be dead!
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Referenced in Psych: Let's Doo-Wop It Again (2012) See more »

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I Heard a Rumour
Performed by Bananarama
Produced by Stock, Aitken, Waterman
Bananarama appears courtesy of London Records and Polygram Records
Written by Mike Stock (as Stock), Matt Aitken (as Aitken), Pete Waterman (as Waterman),
Sara Dallin (as Dalin), Siobhan Fahey (as Fahey), Keren Woodward (as Woodward)
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22 August 2014 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Never in my life have I laughed so hard. The writing is meant to make us all laugh and succeeds. This movie has gotten me through some dark times. I like all of the comedians here. One could say that the film is built on a firm base. The acting is very effective. This film was nearly perfect, but sadly still not made for everyone. It's an important film, as well as very entertaining. It's meant to be goofy. From an artistic standpoint, there were some plot elements and character developments I didn't think were totally needed. They do however drive the story, which seemed to be their purpose. Rent it today!


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