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Ski Patrol (1990)

PG  |   |  Action, Comedy  |  12 January 1990 (USA)
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A developer attempts to sabotage the safety record of a ski resort.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Jerry Cramer
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Ellen
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Iceman
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Murray
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Stanley
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Suicide (as Sean Gregory Sullivan)
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Tiana (as Tess)
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Eddie Martinez
Corbin Timbrook ...
Lance (as Corby Timbrook)
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Myron (as Stephen Hytner)
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Pops
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Maris
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Dumpster
Deborah Rose ...
Inspector Crabitz
Beirne Chisolm ...
Lance's Thug
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Storyline

The Snowy Peaks ski patrol is one diverse crew. They consist of Jerry, the senior member who loves skiing and is in love with Ellen, a ski school instructor at Snowy Peaks; Iceman, singer and master of impressions; Eddie, the demolition and explosives expert; Stanley, who has failed to make the patrol seven years in a row; and Tiana, a foreign exchange patroller who likes Stanley. While having fun and keeping the mountain safe, they try to save the lodge from greedy land developer, Sam Maris. Written by Pat McCurry

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Action | Comedy

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12 January 1990 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

A Louca Academia do Ski  »

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$8,533,973 (USA)
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Trivia

A "Siskel and Ebert Fruit Cart" appears in the movie in reference to Roger Ebert's glossary of movie terms where, under the title "Fruit Cart!", it's explained that during any chase scene involving a foreign or ethnic locale, a fruit cart will be overturned during the chase, and an angry peddler will run into the middle of the street to shake his fist at the hero's departing vehicle. See more »

Goofs

In the last few minutes of the film the characters Stanley and Tiana are riding together within a convoy of snow machines when Stanley hears calls for help. To get Tiana to stop and pull over he mistakenly calls Tiana by her real name, "Tess", he says. In his next line Stanley clearly calls her Tiana as he should. See more »

Quotes

Murray: Shut up, Myron!
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Soundtracks

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Words & Music by Ivy Jo Hunter / William Stevenson / Marvin Gaye
Performed by T.K. Carter & Michelle Rohl (as Michele Rohl)
Arranged & Produced by Bruce Miller
Jobete Music Co., Inc. (ASCAP) / Stone Agate Music (a division of Jobete Music Co., Inc. (BMI))
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o man
9 April 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

one of my favorite movie memories as a child was this movie i would watch this movie over and over again. it was pure comic genius to me as a ten year old boy. nineteen ninety was a good year for me in cinema i got ski patrol and mad house in the same year. how can you beat that but this is also coming from a guy at 10 who also loved RAD and ultra man well i changed my views in movies since then but i still love the hell out of ski patrol. i just watched it the other day on some movie channel and it still had the same charm for me as it did when i was ten. there is no doubt my classics are my classics. lest we forget about willow either. which is still on my all time top 10 list


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