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Hot Shots! (1991)

PG-13
84 min | Action, Comedy

A parody of Top Gun in which a talented but unstable fighter pilot must overcome the ghosts of his father and save a mission sabotaged by greedy weapons manufacturers.
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Jim Abrahams (directed by)
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$ 26,000,000
Opening Wknd
$ 10,848,182
Gross (USA)
$ 69,467,617
Gross (World)
$ 181,096,164
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Jul 31, 1991 (United States)
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Charlie Sheen
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Cary Elwes
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Valeria Golino
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Lloyd Bridges
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Kevin Dunn
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Jon Cryer
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William O'Leary
Pete 'Dead Meat' Thompson Pete 'Dead Meat' Thompson   See fewer
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Kristy Swanson
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Bill Irwin
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Heidi Swedberg
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Bruce A. Young
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Ryan Stiles
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Rino Thunder
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Mark Arnott
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Ryan Cutrona
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Don Lake
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Kelly Connell
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Tony Simotes
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Don Luce
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Jeff Bright
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Jimmy Lennon Jr.
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Marie Thomas
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Ryan Fitzgerald
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Pat Proft
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Marc Shaiman
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Christopher J. Keene
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John Bankson
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Joseph Abrahams
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6.7 / 10 | 88,591 votes