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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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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
... Dick Steele 'Agent WD-40'
... Veronique Ukrinsky 'Agent 3.14'
... The Director
... Miss Cheevus
... Norman Coleman
... Kabul
... General Rancor
... Professor Ukrinsky
... McCluckey
... Slice
... Victoria Dahl / Barbara Dahl
... Steele's Tag Team Member (as Dr. Joyce Brothers)
... Bus Driver
... Steele's Other Tag Team Member
... Agent Clinton
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Storyline

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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All the action. All the women. Half the intelligence. See more »

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Action | Comedy

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

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Box Office

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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Trivia

McCluckey (Mason Gamble) is a parady of Kevin McCallister (Macaulay Culkin) in the first two Home Alone movies. John Hughes, who wrote the Home Alone movies, also wrote Dennis the Menace (1993), which starred Gamble as the title character. See more »

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When Steele and the Major Babe are making out in bed, the position of their arms changes between shots. See more »

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Dick Steele, Agent WD-40: You carry a UB-21 Schnauzer with a Gnab silencer. That's KGB. You prefer an H&K over an A.K. Your surveillance technique is NSA. Your ID is CIA. You received your Ph.D. at NYU. Traded in your GTO for a BMV. You listen to CDs by R.E.M. and STP. And you'd like to see J.F.K. in his BVDs, getting down with O.P.P. And you probably put the toilet paper back on the roll with the paper on the inside.
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Written by Rudolph Isley, Ronald Isley and O'Kelly Isley
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A gag a second
22 July 2002 | by See all my reviews

From the same mold as the "Naked Gun" series, "Spy Hard" stars everyone's favorite bumbling hero Leslie Nielson as a not-so-secret agent, WD-40, who stumbles his way through another slampooning chaotic comic story. Sniping at everything from "Speed" to "Home Alone" and built around the James Bond flicks, "Spy Hard" features lots of babes and bunches of bit part celebs with nonstop gags and off-the-wall humor. Only for those who are into wacky for the sake of wacky. (C+)


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