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Hot to Trot (1988)

Fred P. Chaney receives as inheritance after the death of his mother a speaking horse that also has good knowledge about the stock-market. With the help of this horse Fred gains a lot at ... See full summary »

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Fred P. Chaney (as Bob Goldthwait)
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Don (voice)
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Fred P. Chaney receives as inheritance after the death of his mother a speaking horse that also has good knowledge about the stock-market. With the help of this horse Fred gains a lot at the stock-market of Chicago. Written by Volker Boehm

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"When I talk, you're going to laugh yourself hoarse." See more »

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Comedy | Fantasy

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26 August 1988 (USA)  »

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Don, un cavallo per amico  »

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$6,436,211 (USA)
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Trivia

Virginia Madsen claimed to have made this movie for two reasons: one, so that her sister's children could see the film; secondly, for the money. She admits the movie was an embarrassment, but she was not ashamed to take the role, since she needed the money at the time. See more »

Quotes

Fred P. Chaney: Do you want a hamburger?
Don: No. Do you want a people-burger?
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Connections

References The Godfather (1972) See more »

Soundtracks

Fight for Your Right
Written by Adam Yauch, Adam Horovitz (as Adam Horowitz) and Rick Rubin
Performed by Beastie Boys
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This is hilarious!!
23 November 2001 | by (Parkersburg, West Virginia) – See all my reviews

I must have seen a different movie from all the other commenters, because this is one of the funniest films I have ever seen. John Candy, even though only his voice is used, steals the film!! The funniest part is when "Don, the horse" is feeling lonely and some animals invade the apartment and have a party and destroy the apartment in the process!! I admit, I was one of the ones who voted this a 10!! LOL. It is a funny film!!


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