Aug 16, 1985 · SURPRISE!! funny! volunteers is a great example of a movie that refuses to take its leading actors seriously and is all the better for it. this is not a "star vehicle" but is rather an irreverant tongue-in-cheek romp. it takes its cues from saturday night live, sctv, monty python, and cheesy off-broadway one-act plays. in return, it is spoofed by one particular hollywood blockbuster to follow, austin powers goldmember. mike myers must have been as impressed with the "reading the subtitles ...
- Nicholas Meyer
Cast. Tom Hanks as Lawrence Bourne III. John Candy as Tom Tuttle. Rita Wilson as Beth Wexler. Tim Thomerson as John Reynolds. Gedde Watanabe as At Toon. George Plimpton as Lawrence Bourne, Jr. Ernest Harada as Chung Mee. Allan Arbus as Albert Bardenaro. Xander Berkeley as Kent Sutcliffe.
Volunteers, a Rwandan Comedy Adventure , Comedy | TV Movie A comedy pilot created by Matthew Leutwyler, Erik Palladino (ER, SUITS), and Vincent Ventresca (THE INVISIBLE MAN, "Fun Bobby" on FRIENDS), loosely based on their own lives - If they took ...
This movie stars a young Tom Hanks and John Candy. Toms character starts out as a spoiled college student. Though poor decisions he finds himself on a plane going to a fictional place in Asia with the John as part of a peace corps operation. Other stars are the Asian guy from 16 candles as well as Tom Hanks wife.
- Comedy, Adventure
The time is the 1960s. Peace Corps volunteers spread American goodwill--and the secrets of sanitation--all over the world. But one cheerfully self-centered rich kid (Tom Hanks) has come to back-country Thailand for another reason: to escape his huge gambling debts. 'Newsweek' magazine called this 1985 comedy 'One of the year's funniest.'
Volunteers is a 1985 American comedy movie directed by Nicholas Meyer and starred Tom Hanks, John Candy, Rita Wilson, Gedde Watanabe, Allan Arbus. It was distributed by TriStar Pictures.
Volunteers R • Comedy • Movie • 1985 Cheerfully self-centered rich kid Tom Hanks heads to back-country Thailand to escape his huge gambling debts in this comedy.
Take a healthy helping of Raiders of the Lost Ark, a dollop of The Bridge on the River Kwai, a dash of any Tarzan movie, a soupcon of Casablanca, a whiff of The Wizard of Oz and a stunt or two from a favorite Saturday serial, stir frenetically, and if you're lucky enough to have snappy dialogue by Ken Levine and David Isaacs, you may end up with as funny a movie as Volunteers.
- Nicholas Meyer
- Allan Arbus
Volunteers. (1985) "Ready or not, here they come." TMDb Score. 54. R 1 hr 47 min Aug 16th, 1985 Comedy. Lawrence is a rich kid with a bad accent and a large debt. After his father refuses to help...
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