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Disorderlies (1987)

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



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Happy Socialite
Luis Montana
Jim Jackman ...
Orderly #1
Don Woodard ...
Orderly #2
Orderly #3
Kool's Mother (as Jo Marie Payton-France)
Buffy's Mother


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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Release Date:

14 August 1987 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Bolnicarji na kolesih  »


Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$2,707,980, 16 August 1987, Limited Release

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1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?


The mansion used is the Clampett mansion from The Beverly Hillbillies (1962). See more »


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 »


Kool: [watching a couple of girls skinny dipping] What do you think?
Buffy: Too skinny.
Kool: Too damn skinny. You can see their bones and stuff, they look like bicycles. I want a woman that looks like a Cadillac.
Buffy: I know what you mean.
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Referenced in Shakedown (1988) See more »


Disorderly Conduct
Performed and Produced by Latin Rascals (as The Latin Rascals)
The Latin Rascals appear courtesy of Tin Pan Apple/Polydor Records
Written by Albert Cabrera (as Cabrera), Tony Moran (as Moran) and Fred Zarr (as Zarr)
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Lots of laughs
21 January 2014 | by See all my reviews

It's an homage to the Three Stooges shorts in which they're hired by rich people and wind up destroying the mansion.

Two surprises, it's unexpectedly funny. I found myself laughing out loud at the outright silliness of it, and second, it's family friendly, at least the TV version I saw.

At this point in his career, Ralph Bellamy had been a movie star for 50 years, and it's easy to see why, he was hilarious, and he was game to look silly. Not a lot of 80 year old movie stars are willing to do that.

Good for a rental.

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