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Ernest in the Army (1998)

Ernest joins the Army reserves so he can drive the bigrigs, but ends up being sent into combat!

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(as John Cherry)

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David Müller ...
Col. Bradley Pierre Gullet (as David Muller)
Christo Davids ...
Jeffrey Pillars ...
Gen. Rodney Lincoln (as Jeff Pillars)
Duke Ernsberger ...
Ivan D. Lucas ...
Pres. Almar Habib Tufuti (as Ivan Lucas)
John R. Cherry III ...
Sgt. Ben Kovsky, aka 'Sarge' (as John Cherry)
Peter Butler ...
Farouk Valley-Omar ...
Kibee (as Farouk Valley Omar)
Josh Cherry ...
Amanda Wilson ...
Tony Hawes ...
Gavin Barfield ...
David Trengrove ...
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Ernest P. Worrell is now in the military as a soldier. Once he begins, him and his team investigates a dictator who was responsible for the wars in the nearly village. Suddenly, Ernest finds a lost boy and has to keep him safe until his father recovers. Written by Bash

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America's Hero is Finally Back in Camp!

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Family | Comedy

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for mild innuendo and comic action | See all certifications »

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24 February 1998 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Ernest Vai ao Exército  »

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Trivia

The only Ernest movie where Ernest makes a mention of a past adventure of his. He said he was a camp counselor before. See more »

Quotes

Ernest P. Worrell: Army people, army people, army army army people.
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References Mission: Impossible (1966) See more »

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Fun, and Jim's Last Ernest Film
24 March 2007 | by (.: Fiendish Writings in the Dark :.) – See all my reviews

Some say they hate this installment of the Ernest line, but let's face it...they only say that because Varney's now gone, and it's the least painful way to say, "Goodbye," to Ernest.

This isn't the best, but it's far from the worst of the line. Varney gives it his all, as he always did, and turns out a quality Ernest film for all the fans to cherish.

As unlikely as Ernest P. Worrell would be in the Army, is how funny this film really is. This is quite entertaining, and makes for an excellent addition to any Ernest collection.

It rates a 6.2/10 from...

the Fiend :.


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