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The Experts (1989)

PG-13
94 min | Comedy

Travis and Wendell are kidnapped while on their way to opening a nightclub in rural Nebraska. The KGB spy Cameron Smith takes them to the U.S.S.R. instead with the intention of teaching KGB agents to be hip like Americans.See moreTravis and Wendell are kidnapped while on their way to opening a nightclub in rural Nebraska. The KGB spy Cameron Smith takes them to the U.S.S.R. instead with the intention of teaching KGB agents to be hip like Americans. Written by Richard Jones See less
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Steven Greene (story) (screenplay) | Eric Alter (story) (screenplay) | Nick Thiel (screenplay)
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$169,203
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$169,203
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$169,203
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Jan 13, 1989 (United States)

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39 cast members
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John Travolta
Travis Travis   See fewer
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Arye Gross
Wendell Wendell   See fewer
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Bonnie Bonnie   See fewer
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Jan Rubes
Illyich Illyich   See fewer
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Brian Doyle-Murray
Jones (as Brian Doyle Murray) Jones (as Brian Doyle Murray)   See fewer
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Charles Martin Smith
Mr. Smith Mr. Smith   See fewer
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Mimi Maynard
Mrs. Smith Mrs. Smith   See fewer
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Eve Brent
Aunt Thelma Aunt Thelma   See fewer
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Rick Ducommun
Sparks Sparks   See fewer
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Tony Edwards
Nathan Nathan   See fewer
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Jack Ammon
Doc Benson Doc Benson   See fewer
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Marc Reid
Billy Smith Billy Smith   See fewer
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Robyn Simons
Kathy Smith Kathy Smith   See fewer
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Joseph Golland
Old Timer Old Timer   See fewer
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Imbert Orchard
Old Timer Old Timer   See fewer
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John Boylan
Old Timer Old Timer   See fewer
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Ron Chabidon
Lawyer Lawyer   See fewer
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Roman Podhora
Lover #1 Lover #1   See fewer
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Caroline Healy
Lover #2 Lover #2   See fewer
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Alex Bruhanski
Taxi Driver Taxi Driver   See fewer
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Sandy Tucker
Operator Operator   See fewer
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Ella Levykh
Russian Newsperson Russian Newsperson   See fewer
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Michael Levykh
Russian Newsperson Russian Newsperson   See fewer
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Marek Czuma
Guard #1 Guard #1   See fewer
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Andrei Grigoriev
Guard #2 Guard #2   See fewer
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Frank C. Turner
Sheriff Sheriff   See fewer
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Dan Zale
Huge Guy Huge Guy   See fewer
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Robert Sidley
Soda Jerk Soda Jerk   See fewer
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Narda Singh
Stewardess Stewardess   See fewer
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Sergey Filonov
Prison Guard Prison Guard   See fewer
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Gary Snider
Butcher Butcher   See fewer
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Michael C. Bogle
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4.7 / 10 | 2,137 votes