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Police Academy 4: Citizens on Patrol (1987)

PG  |   |  Comedy, Crime  |  3 April 1987 (USA)
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The misfit Police Academy (1984) graduates now are assigned to train a group of civilian volunteers to fight crime once again plaguing the streets.

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A new batch of recruits arrives at Police Academy, this time a group of civilian volunteers who have joined Commandant Lassard's new Citizens on Patrol program. Although the community relations project has strong governmental support, a disgusted Captain Harris is determined to see it fail. Written by Kevin Ackley <kackley1@aol.com>

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Academia de Polícia 4: A Patrulha do Cidadão  »

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$28,061,343 (USA)
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A Police Academy spin-off titled "Commando School" was being planned, at the time of this movie's initial release. The proposed series never made it to the production phase. See more »

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Positioning of extras changes when Kyle skateboards through the mall crowd while being chased by Sgt. Copeland. See more »

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Captain Harris: What are you looking at, you... peckerhead!
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PA4: Not just another funny movie
7 February 1999 | by (Newnan, GA) – See all my reviews

"Citizens On Patrol", the fourth installment of the Police Academy is again shaped in the same mold as it's follow-ups: the slapstick, the crude humor, and sexual innuendos.

It's too bad that the writers of these movies couldn't think of something different than the same old thing, but what works works!

Kudos again to Michael Winslow and his vocal effects. Also thanks goes to the writers for giving Zed (Bobcat Goldthwait) a new love.


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