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Police Academy 6: City Under Siege (1989)

PG  |   |  Comedy, Crime  |  10 March 1989 (USA)
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Those bumbling cadets take to the streets when three inept goons successfully orchestrate a metropolitan crime wave.

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Storyline

A string of business robberies have taken place in the city's Wilson Heights neighborhood, all done by the same three crooks. Captain Thaddeus Harris is no longer in the same precinct with a certain group of cops that he doesn't like. That's why Harris is so happy to be in the Wilson Heights precinct. But then The Mayor tells Harris that business in the city is plummeting because of the robberies. Since there appears to be a leak in Harris's precinct, the Governor has sent in a team to stop the Wilson Heights gang. Much to Harris's dismay, the team is led by Commandant Eric Lassard, so Harris knows who the team members are -- exactly the cops that he doesn't like. The team members are Nick Lassard, Moses Hightower, Eugene Tackleberry, Larvell Jones, Debbie Callahan, Laverne Hooks, and Douglas Fackler. The stakes are raised when Commandant Lassard is accused of being the mastermind behind the robberies, and the team must clear his name. Written by Todd Baldridge

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Taglines:

THE FUNNIEST COPS ARE FUNNIER THAN EVER! They're Undercover To Unmask The Mastermind of Crime! See more »

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Comedy | Crime

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10 March 1989 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Police Academy 6: Operation Glasnost  »

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$11,567,217 (USA)
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The bank that is robbed by the Wilson Heights Gang is the same bank that was used for the big fight sequence between Spider-Man and Doctor Octopus in Spider-Man 2 (2004). This location was also used in the making of Usher Raymond's music video, "DJ Got Us Fallin' in Love", featuring Pitbull. See more »

Goofs

When the power is out and Sgt. Fackler is swinging at bugs while directing traffic, the string the bugs are hanging on is clearly visible. See more »

Quotes

Ox: Knock, knock!
Sergeant Moses Hightower: Who's there?
Ox: Buu!
Sergeant Moses Hightower: Buu, who?
Ox: Quit crying! This will be over in a moment!
[Hightower lets go of Ox]
Sergeant Moses Hightower: Fighting is one thing, but bad jokes is where I draw the line!
[Hightower hits Ox and knocks him out]
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Minuet in E Major
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Written by Luigi Boccherini
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Should Have Stopped at Three
20 July 2005 | by (America) – See all my reviews

Police Academy 1 through 3 showcased it's raunchy to to comedic perfection. While being hysterical the first three (especially the first) also showed a lot of social commentary, talking about sexism, and racism. But there was really nothing left after three. they still kept it going, why I don't know but they did. This time around there is a crimewave, and half of the cast is still gone, and for good reason. Michael Winslow and Bubba Smith just aren't enough, and the obnoxious Captain Harris can't save the movie either, and neither can new addition Kenneth Mars. Stick with the first three, they will crack you up, but this while a marginal improvement over 5 isn't enough to save it. I guess the series ran out of jokes.


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