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Real Men (1987)

A womanizing CIA agent and an insecure insurance agent are paired together to make sure a deal goes through with aliens for the future of mankind.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Nick Pirandello
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Mom Pirandello
Bill Morey ...
Millard Cunard
Isa Jank ...
Dolly (as Isa Andersen)
Gail Barle ...
Sherry
Mark Herrier ...
Bradshaw
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Bob Wilson, Jr.
Mariah Dobson ...
Heather Wilson
Stephen Corvin ...
Russian Agent
Charles Walker ...
Mahoney
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Dad Pirandello
Don Dolan ...
Ufoe
Mary E. Thompson ...
Elderly Woman
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Woman in Bed
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Storyline

Jim Belushi plays a super-competent secret agent on the trail of Russian thugs. John Ritter plays a milquetoast dad who gets mixed up in the caper. The story follows their adventures over the course of a week, in which Ritter develops some guts and Belushi gets in touch with his sensitive side. Written by Afterburner <aburner@erols.com>

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Nick likes machine guns and dobermans. Bob likes squirt guns and pussy cats. Two real men with absolutely nothing in common... except the future of mankind. See more »

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Action | Comedy | Sci-Fi

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PG-13 | See all certifications »

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25 September 1987 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Agentit asialla  »

Box Office

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$873,903 (USA)
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1.85 : 1
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Goofs

When Nick and Bob are talking in the garage, Nick is moving around while his reflection in the window behind Bob is staying still. See more »

Quotes

Bob: What are they trying to do?
Nick: They're trying to kill me. They know I can't afford a loss like that.
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Connections

References Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977) See more »

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You might not have a sense of humor if...
28 June 2002 | by (Sacramento, CA) – See all my reviews

... you didn't like this movie. I had the opportunity to watch this movie again (possibly my 20th time) this weekend and laughed all the way through it. The only reason why I'm leaving this comment is due to the overwhelming amount of negativity in many of the responses. Of course, "funny" is such a relative term and so interpretive that you cannot say this movie would appeal to everyone. If you fancy yourself a "sophisticated" person - you may not like it just on its lack of snob appeal alone. The only way to reference the humor in this movie is to compare it to other movies such as: "Used Cars" or "Planes, Trains and Automobiles". If you have seen these movies and NOT enjoyed them (even as a guilty pleasure)- please don't waste your time on "Real Men" - you simply don't have that sense of humor. - This movie is not Ben Hur - it exists to make you laugh - it's a comedy.


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