The Movie Review Guy Best Movies for 2013
Dec 31, 2013
The Top 80 movies from the 1980's in 80 Days (DAY 34):
47. “Police Academy” (1984)
A group of good-hearted but incompetent misfits enter the police academy, but the instructors there are not going to put up with their pranks.
Steve Guttenberg—Cadet Carey Mahoney
Kim Cattrall—Cadet Karen Thompson
G.W. Bailey—Lt. Thaddeus Harris
Bubba Smith—Cadet Moses Hightower
Donovan Scott—Cadet Leslie Barbara
George Gaynes—Commandant Eric Lassard
Andrew Rubin—Cadet George Martin
David Graf—Cadet Eugene Tackleberry
Leslie Eastbrook—Sgt. Debbie Callahan
Michael Winslow—Cadet Larvell Jones
Facts about the this movie:
*Opening Weekend: $8,570,007 (USA)
*Gross: $81,198,894 (USA)
*Robert Conrad was offered the role of Commandant Eric Lassard but turned down the part, which he regretted.
*Bruce Willis auditioned for the role Mahoney
*This was the most successful film of 1984 in Germany.
*This was the only Police Academy movie that was given an MPAA “R” rating.
Why I Picked this movie #47:
1.It still hold up.
2. Funny script
3. A great and funny cast
4. Good chemistry with the cast
5. Good story
6. It is fun to watch
7. Has some great moments
First time seeing it:
I was it for first on VHS.