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Police Academy 5: Assignment: Miami Beach (1988)

PG | | Comedy, Crime | 18 March 1988 (USA)
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The old Commandant Lassard, leader of the Police Academy (1984), goes to Florida to receive an award. In the city arrives also the cynic Captain Harris who wants to take Lassard's job. ... See full summary »

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The old Commandant Lassard, leader of the Police Academy (1984), goes to Florida to receive an award. In the city arrives also the cynic Captain Harris who wants to take Lassard's job. Harris wants to place himself in a favourable light in front of the high military hierarchy but, at the airport, Lassard exchanges his bag with another one... Written by Tognacci Sebastiano <seblog@maya.dei.unipd.it>

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Hold everything! The cadets are dropping in on Miami Beach for an all new adventure. See more »

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Comedy | Crime

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18 March 1988 (USA)  »

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Police Academy V  »

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$19,510,371 (USA)
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(at around 14 mins) In his office, Captain Harris is seen polishing a stuffed armadillo. This is the official state small mammal of Texas, where G.W. Bailey hails from. See more »

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(at around 46 mins) As the criminals are plotting to find the commandant you can see one of the henchman eating an actual powder donut in his left hand. When he moves back into his seat he reveals the prop donut in his right hand. See more »

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Sgt. Eugene Tackleberry: [a shark starts swimming toward the beach and everybody is running away until the shark swims right up to Tackleberry's gun] . You leave the swimming area NOW, Mister!
[the shark swims away]
Sgt. Eugene Tackleberry: .
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The Ride of the Valkyries
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Composed by Richard Wagner
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2 October 2007 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

This film had me in stitches!!! Literally. In my outrage at how awful the film was, I left the cinema early, grumbling and grasping around in the darkened auditorium. I passed a famous golfer who was sitting in my aisle, however I slipped on one of his loose golf balls and tumbled to the floor. The whole cinema audience started laughing! They were pleased that they had gained at least one laugh from their miserable experience. Such a shame that a man breaking his back in real life is funnier than Police Academy 5. I was visited by the golfer some months later, he arrived at my hospital ward. He had brought me some grapes and a copy of Police Academy 7...


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