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Guarding Tess (1994)

PG-13
96 min | Comedy, Drama

A former U.S. First Lady wants a particular Secret Service agent to head her bodyguard detail, even though he can't stand her.
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Peter S. Larkin (as Peter Larkin)
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$20,000,000
Opening weekend
$7,065,213
Gross (US & Canada)
$27,058,304
Gross (World)
$27,058,304
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Mar 11, 1994 (United States)

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53 cast members
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Shirley MacLaine
Tess Carlisle Tess Carlisle   See fewer
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Nicolas Cage
Doug Chesnic Doug Chesnic   See fewer
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Austin Pendleton
Earl Fowler Earl Fowler   See fewer
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Edward Albert
Barry Carlisle Barry Carlisle   See fewer
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James Rebhorn
Howard Schaeffer Howard Schaeffer   See fewer
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Richard Griffiths
Frederick Frederick   See fewer
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John Roselius
Tom Bahlor Tom Bahlor   See fewer
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David Graf
Lee Danielson Lee Danielson   See fewer
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Don Yesso
Ralph Buoncristiani Ralph Buoncristiani   See fewer
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James Lally
Joe Spector Joe Spector   See fewer
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Brant von Hoffman
Bob Hutcherson (as Brant Von Hoffman) Bob Hutcherson (as Brant Von Hoffman)   See fewer
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Harry Lennix
Kenny Young (as Harry J. Lennix) Kenny Young (as Harry J. Lennix)   See fewer
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Susan Blommaert
Kimberly Cannon Kimberly Cannon   See fewer
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Dale Dye
Charles Ivy Charles Ivy   See fewer
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James Handy
Neal Carlo Neal Carlo   See fewer
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Katie O'Hare
Barbara Barbara   See fewer
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Mark Conway
Caleb Harrison Caleb Harrison   See fewer
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David L. King
Derrick Hastings Derrick Hastings   See fewer
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Jane Beard
Kidnapper Kidnapper   See fewer
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Michael Gabel
Kidnapper Kidnapper   See fewer
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Kelly Williams
Mr. Porter Mr. Porter   See fewer
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Beverly Brigham
Autograph Seeker Autograph Seeker   See fewer
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Teman Treadway
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Kyle Duvall
FBI Man FBI Man   See fewer
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Sharief Paris
FBI Man FBI Man   See fewer
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Gary Glaesser
FBI Man FBI Man   See fewer
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Brian Deenihan
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Julie Kurzava
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Michael Consoli
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Hugh Wilson
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John Leonard Thompson
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Saige Spinney
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George Gomes
James Carlisle James Carlisle   See fewer
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Bob Child
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Diana Sowle
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Maggie Linton
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Jim Hild
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Will Bellais
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Matilde Valera
Yvonne Hernandez Yvonne Hernandez   See fewer
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Al Cerullo
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Michael Echols
Orderly (as Michael A. Echols) Orderly (as Michael A. Echols)   See fewer
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6.2 / 10 | 14,736 votes