Comedy about the prospective Washington State Governor Al Donnelly whose only stumbling block on the road to power is his embarrassing younger brother Mike. To keep him out of mischief, Al forces one of his aides, Steve Dodds to keep an eye on him during the election. However, this is easier said than done...
Jonathan Broxton <firstname.lastname@example.org>
There's one in every family.
Motion Picture Rating
Rated PG-13 for crude language and humor, drug-related material and sexual innuendo
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Did You Know?
later said that the film was "an act of desperation by Paramount." The studio had under-promoted Tommy Boy
(1995), and was now looking to cash in on the same comedy formula. At the time, Michaels had just finished contentious battles with the studio over the script for Wayne's World 2
(1993), and the animosity between the two camps spilled over into Chris Farley
's contract with Paramount. Although Farley's agent lined up possible roles in The Cable Guy
(1996) (for which he was offered $3 million) and Kingpin, the studio wanted another buddy comedy with Farley and David Spade
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Obvious stunt double when when Mike is being dragged by the airplane. See more
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