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Black Sheep (1996)

PG-13 | | Comedy | 2 February 1996 (USA)
A gubernatorial candidate hires a wormy special assistant whose only job is to make sure the candidate's well-meaning but incompetent brother doesn't ruin the election.

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Comedy about the prospective Washington State Governor Al Donnelly whose only stumbling block on the road to power is his embarrassing younger brother Mike. To keep him out of mischief, Al forces one of his aides, Steve Dodds to keep an eye on him during the election. However, this is easier said than done... Written by Jonathan Broxton <j.w.broxton@sheffield.ac.uk>

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Rated PG-13 for crude language and humor, drug-related material and sexual innuendo | See all certifications »

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2 February 1996 (USA)  »

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A Ovelha Negra  »

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$32,377,000 (USA)
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Trivia

This is one of three movies film critic Gene Siskel walked out on during his 30-year career. The other two were The Million Dollar Duck (1971) and Maniac (1980). See more »

Goofs

When he was hitting parking meters pennies flew out as well as quarters. Parking meters never take pennies. See more »

Quotes

[the roof has blown off the house and it begins to hail all over Mike who is in the top bunk]
Steve: Hey Mike, 'I got dibs on top' Ha ha.
Mike: Shut up!
Steve: Ha ha ha ha ha.
Mike: Why don't you shut up?
Steve: Heh heh, 'Hello Washington'. Ha ha ha.
Mike: SHUT UP!
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Connections

References Halloween 5 (1989) See more »

Soundtracks

Backslider
by V. Todd Lewis (as Todd Lewis)
Performed by The Toadies (as Toadies)
Courtesy of Interscope Records
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Tommy Boy... Part II... and you will just keep laughing!
31 January 2001 | by (New Jersey, United States) – See all my reviews

Black Sheep is one of the most hilarious movies I have seen... I am a big Farley, Spade fan and this is just as funny as Tommy Boy... no one does it better then Farley when it comes to physical humor, and the dry humor that David Spade delivers is knee slapping funny... I definitely recommend this movie!


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