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Spy Hard (1996)

PG-13 | | Action, Comedy | 24 May 1996 (USA)
Dick Steele, Agent WD-40 is assigned by his Director, to stop the evil General Rancor from destroying the world. WD-40 believed Rancor was dead and he teams up with the hot K.G.B. Agent Veronique Ukrinsky to find Rancor and save the world.

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General Rancor is threatening to destroy the world with a missile he is hiding at his secret base. But to complete his goal, he needs a special computer chip, invented by the scientist Prof. Ukrinsky. Special Agent Dick Steele is assigned to the case, in order to prevent the worst. He teams up with Ukrinsky's daughter Veronique, who happens to be a KGB agent. Written by Thomas Meyer <i03a@zfn.uni-bremen.de>

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Rated PG-13 for crude humor and sexual innuendo | See all certifications »

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Budget:

$18,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$98,176, 19 July 1996

Gross USA:

$26,906,039, 25 August 1996
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Talisa Soto: The Bond Girl, Lupe Lamora from the James Bond movie Licence to Kill (1989) as a Seductress in a Hotel Room (Billed as Desirée More, itself an Ian Flemingesque double entendre moniker). See more »

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In the opening scene, a parachute jumper is shown from wider angle for a moment. You can clearly he is a stunt double, not Leslie Nielsen himself. See more »

Quotes

Veronique Ukrinsky, Agent 3.14: Have a nice flight, and I wish you adieus
Dick Steele, Agent WD-40: Thank you, but I am quite satisfied with the do I have.
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References Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937) See more »

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Hawaiian Lullaby
Written and Performed by Ashley Irwin (as Ashley J. Irwin)
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Another Spoof with Leslie Nielsen
30 October 2016 | by See all my reviews

Dick Steele, Agent WD-40 (Leslie Nielsen) is assigned by his director (Charles Durning), to stop the evil General Rancor (Andy Griffith) from destroying the world. WD-40 believed Rancor was dead and he teams up with the hot KGB agent Veronique Ukrinsky (Nicollette Sheridan) to find Rancor and save the world.

The brainless "Spy Hard" is another spoof with Leslie Nielsen in the lead role in the same style of "Naked Gun". There are gags with James Bond films, "Speed" an "Home Alone". Unfortunately the style of Jim Abrahams and David Zucker is only reasonable and the film is not as funny as should be. My vote is five.

Title (Brazil): "Duro de Espiar" ("Hard to See")


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