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Black Sheep (1996)

 -  Comedy  -  2 February 1996 (USA)
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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)  »

Also Known As:

Black Sheep - Schwarzes Schaf mit weißer Weste  »

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$32,377,000 (USA)
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The band playing at the concert is Mudhoney. See more »

Goofs

When Mike is being dragged behind a car by his tie in the grocery store parking lot, the harness that he's wearing is visible in close ups. See more »

Quotes

Governor Tracy: I have heard the voice of the voters and the voters said...
[Mike is screaming for help while hoisting by his underwear on a satellite dish]
Governor Tracy: ...Holy Shit?
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References The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974) See more »

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Punk
by Scott McCullough, Ken MacNeil, James Moore & Bob Vespaziana
Performed by Rusty
Courtesy of Tag Records/Atlantic Recording Corp./Handsome Boy
By Arrangement with Warner Special Products
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I couldn´t stop laughing
7 October 1999 | by (Lidingö, Sweden) – See all my reviews

I just laughed and laughed and laughed so hard all my way thru the movie. This is ten times funner than Tommy Boy, but some say the opposite. But maybe they don´t love(d) Chris Farley as much as I do. Black Sheep is Chris Farleys funniest movie. Beverly Hills Ninja is right behind.

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