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Hot Shots! Part Deux (1993)

 -  Action | Comedy | War  -  21 May 1993 (USA)
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"Rambo" parody in which Topper Harley leads a rescue team into Iraq to save Iraqi war prisoners and all of their previous rescue teams.

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Topper Harley is found working as an odd-job-man in a monastery. The CIA wants him to lead a rescue mission into Iraq, to rescue the last rescue team, who went in to rescue the last rescue team who... who went in to rescue hostages left behind after Desert Storm. The President is Tug Benson, who also likes to be in on the action. Basically, it's a send-up of all the big shoot-em-up Rambo/Robocop/T2/Commando-type movies. Written by Rob Hartill

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Grab your guns! It's Hot Shots Part Deux! See more »

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Action | Comedy | War

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Rated PG-13 for sexual spoofs and language | See all certifications »

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21 May 1993 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Hot Shots 2! The Exploitation  »

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£3,312,344 (UK) (17 September 1993)
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Jim Abrahams originally wanted Marlon Brando instead of Lloyd Bridges to play The President. See more »

Goofs

When Topper shoots the first of many arrows (and before he shoots the chicken), the wire guiding the arrow is clearly visible and moving. See more »

Quotes

Rabinowitz: What are you reading?
Topper: Great Expectations.
Rabinowitz: Is it any good?
Topper: It's not what I'd hoped for.
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Crazy Credits

Nuns Not In This Movie: PAMELA THOMPSON KAREN "BOOM BOOM" PROFT NANCY STEEN See more »

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from Father Knows Best (1954)
Written by Irving Friedman and Don A. Ferris (as Don Ferris)
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Greatest comedy ever!
1 October 2005 | by (Sweden) – See all my reviews

OK, let's get this clear; Hot shots IS silly. Silly, simple, stupid and ABSOLUTELY pointless. But hey, it IS a slapstick comedy, and a ******* GREAT ONE! MUCH better than the first movie! In EVERY SECOND of the movie there is a gag, a joke, or someone or something that is so damn funny that I can't help myself from falling of the chair laughing like hell! I think I've seen this movie over 20 times, It's still the funniest movie ever for me. I guess when it comes to movies of this kind, I just want them to be as stupid, with as many jokes per minute, as possible. I think Charlie Sheen is perfect for this role, he does look serious, like some kind of a bad Rambo-wannabe, and a serious-looking person doing stupid things is always great. It's also great that Richard Crenna plays almost the same character as in Rambo 3, with many of his lines unchanged. If you've watched the Rambo-movies, (most important the third one), you'll get more of the gags and the dialogs, especially in the scenes from the Buddhist temple. Saddam Hussein is also excellent, he looks really like the real one! If you like stupid and crazy movies...WATCH THIS!


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