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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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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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Goofs

When Suicide does his initial snowboard run he is above the clouds. After descending the slope a ways we see he is clearly below the clouds. At one point he stops and is back above the clouds again, then restarts his run with next frame showing him far below them. See more »

Quotes

Suicide: Taste death, live life.
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Soundtracks

Cut to the Chase
Music by Steve Morse
Performed by the Steve Morse Band
Produced by Steve Morse
Courtesy of Dregs Music (BMI)
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One Really funny scene
15 December 1998 | by (Vancouver, BC) – See all my reviews

This movie didn't score well at the Oscars and there's no doubt why. It is a stupid movie but I did laugh at one scene. It's when Murray, a short ski-instructor, who's about 5'4" is given some growth formula from his intructees. They switch the hem on his pants and lower the height line on his wall to make him believe that he's actually growing. One night at a bar Murray decides to go off at how tall he is and that's when the guys really get him. Murray awakes to find that he's too big for his own bed. He bursts through the ceiling of an Elf's Dorm beside a Santa display screaming as the jokers take pictures of him. This ONE scene almost saves the entire movie.


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