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Ski Patrol (1990)

A developer attempts to sabotage the safety record of a ski resort.

Director:

Rich Correll (as Richard Correll)

Writers:

Steven Long Mitchell (story), Craig W. Van Sickle (story) | 3 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Roger Rose ... Jerry Cramer
Yvette Nipar ... Ellen
T.K. Carter ... Iceman
Leslie Jordan ... Murray
Paul Feig ... Stanley
Sean Sullivan ... Suicide (as Sean Gregory Sullivan)
Tess Foltyn Tess Foltyn ... Tiana (as Tess)
George Lopez ... Eddie Martinez
Corbin Timbrook ... Lance (as Corby Timbrook)
Steve Hytner ... Myron (as Stephen Hytner)
Ray Walston ... Pops
Martin Mull ... Maris
Rascal Rascal ... Dumpster
Deborah Rose Deborah Rose ... Inspector Crabitz
Beirne Chisolm Beirne Chisolm ... Lance's Thug
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Storyline

The Snowy Peaks ski patrol is one diverse crew. They consist of Jerry, the senior member who loves skiing and is in love with Ellen, a ski school instructor at Snowy Peaks; Iceman, singer and master of impressions; Eddie, the demolition and explosives expert; Stanley, who has failed to make the patrol seven years in a row; and Tiana, a foreign exchange patroller who likes Stanley. While having fun and keeping the mountain safe, they try to save the lodge from greedy land developer, Sam Maris. Written by Pat McCurry

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Genres:

Action | Comedy

Certificate:

PG | See all certifications »
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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

12 January 1990 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Ski Patrol See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$1,648,000, 14 January 1990

Gross USA:

$8,533,973

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$8,533,973
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Ultra Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

A "Siskel and Ebert Fruit Cart" appears in the movie in reference to Roger Ebert's glossary of movie terms where, under the title "Fruit Cart!", it's explained that during any chase scene involving a foreign or ethnic locale, a fruit cart will be overturned during the chase, and an angry peddler will run into the middle of the street to shake his fist at the hero's departing vehicle. See more »

Goofs

In the last few minutes of the film the characters Stanley and Tiana are riding together within a convoy of snow machines when Stanley hears calls for help. To get Tiana to stop and pull over he mistakenly calls Tiana by her real name, "Tess", he says. In his next line Stanley clearly calls her Tiana as he should. See more »

Quotes

Iceman: All we need is a kick-ass dancer...
Stanley: [shaking head] Oh no...
Iceman: Oh yes, you kick ass!
Stanley: [backing away] I don't kick anything!
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Rainbow Room
Music by Ib Glindemann (as Ib Blindemann)
Courtesy of Ole George / Capitol Production Music
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One Really funny scene
15 December 1998 | by Bobbo-3See all my reviews

This movie didn't score well at the Oscars and there's no doubt why. It is a stupid movie but I did laugh at one scene. It's when Murray, a short ski-instructor, who's about 5'4" is given some growth formula from his intructees. They switch the hem on his pants and lower the height line on his wall to make him believe that he's actually growing. One night at a bar Murray decides to go off at how tall he is and that's when the guys really get him. Murray awakes to find that he's too big for his own bed. He bursts through the ceiling of an Elf's Dorm beside a Santa display screaming as the jokers take pictures of him. This ONE scene almost saves the entire movie.


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