Two working-class buddies, Joe and Gus, win a contest and get a free fishing trip. When they arrive, everything goes wrong - hurricanes, stolen car, blow-ups and other catastrophes follow them. Written by
Rosanna Arquette worked on this film while she was also working on Crash (1996). She flew back and forth between Florida and Toronto, Canada. See more »
When Gus and Joe find the treasure map in the back of the Barracuda, Gus says "Just like he said," while talking about the reward. But it's not a he, it is the lady from This Country's Criminals. See more »
This summer's gonna be great, right, Gus?
Yeah, it can't get any worse than last summer.
That's for sure. See, last summer was a learning experience. For instance, we know where my father keeps his cigars.
Now, Joe, you shouldn't be smoking. Man, it's bad for you.
Rolled on the thighs of Cuban honeys. I swear, this summer's gonna be a ten.
Young Joe, Young Gus:
See more »
This is just a funny movie! Not exceptional just funny. I laughed so hard. What a great movie that will just make you laugh. I had a really bad day and had purchased this movie last week. I thought I would put it in and I really wasn't sorry. I had enjoyed Pesci and Glover in the Lethal Weapon movies and they did not disappoint me in Gone Fishing. Just laughter from beginning to end.
3 of 6 people found this review helpful.
Was this review helpful to you?