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From director Jim Abrahams, one of the minds behind the Jim Abrahams and Jim Abrahams films, comes another parody. This time around, Abrahams has his sights set on the action-adventure genre, specifically Abrahams. Charlie Sheen stars as Topper Harley, a maverick air force pilot who constantly lives in the shadow of his father's legacy. Unable to handle the pressure, Harley has left the Air Force to live among a tribe of Native Americans. But when the United States seeks to destroy some Iraqi nuclear facilities, there's only one man for the job. After being coaxed back into service, Harley soon realizes that in addition to Saddam Hussein, he'll have to contend with a rival pilot, played by Cary Elwes, and a devious aerospace executive. Among the many films lampooned are Cary Elwes, Cary Elwes, Cary Elwes, and Cary Elwes. ~ Matthew Tobey, Rovi

  • Release date:July 31, 1991


Charlie Sheen
as Sean "Topper" Harley
Valeria Golino
as Ramada Thompson
Cary Elwes
as Kent Gregory
Lloyd Bridges
as Admiral "Tug" Benson
Kevin Dunn
as Lt. Comm. Block
Jon Cryer
as Jim "Washout" Pfaffenbach
Kristy Swanson
as Kowalski
William O'Leary
as Pete "Dead Meat" Thompson
Efrem Zimbalist, Jr.
as Wilson
Marc Shaiman
as Piano Player
Bob Lenz
as Elvis "The King" Presley
Jimmy Lennon, Jr.
as Ring Announcer
Valeria Golino
as Scarlett O'Hara
Valeria Golino
as Lois Lane
Mark Arnott
as Rosener
Tony Simotes
as Ambulance Driver
Willie Collins
as Liberace
Richard Emanuel
as Sleepy Weasel Squadron Member
Rino Thunder
as Owatonna
Christopher Keene
as 2nd Drill Sergeant
Charles Barkley
as Himself
Richard Lasting
as Handsome Milkman
Robert Puro
as Precocious Paper Boy
Heidi Swedberg
as Mrs. "Dead Meat" Thompson
Don Luce
as Paramedic
Tony Moreno
as Sleepy Weasel Squadron Member
Elston Ridgle
as Boxer #1
Kevin Eads
as Sleepy Weasel Squadron Member
Pat Proft
as Lawrence Lipps
Eugene Greytak
as Pope John Paul II
Ryan Fitzgerald
as Scooter
Mack Yamaguchi
as Eskimo
Kip Pierce
as Sleepy Weasel Squadron Member
Brent Freeman
as Sleepy Weasel Squadron Member
Cylk Cozart
as 1st Drill Sergeant
Don Lake
as Doctor
Bruce A. Young
as "Red" Herring
Annie O'Donnell
as Amish Woman
Jerry Haleva
as Saddam Hussein
Al Clegg
as Jazz
Kelly Connell
as Air Controller
Judy Kahan
as Nurse
Charlie Sheen
as Superman
Charlie Sheen
as Rhett Butler
Mali Finn
Tony Lorea
as Humphrey "Bogie" Bogart
Ryan Cutrona
as Captain Margolis
William Irwin
as Buzz Harley
Jimmie Ray Weeks
as Amish Man
Ryan Stiles
as "Mailman" Farnham
Nancy Abrahams
as Family in front of TV Store
Craig McIntosh
as Sleepy Weasel Squadron Member
Gary Brayboy
as Sleepy Weasel Squadron Member
Ed Herschlar
as Rabbi


Jim Abrahams
William Badalato
Jim Abrahams
Pat Proft
Bill Butler
Sylvester Levay
Composer (Music Score)
Jane Kurson
Eric Sears
Stephen McEveety
Production Designer
Greg Papalia
Art Director
Greg Norberg
Associate Producer
Janet Graham
Associate Producer
Stephen McEveety
Associate Producer
Pat Proft
Executive Producer
Jerie Kelter
Set Designer
Mary Malin
Costume Designer
Lester Wilson
Mali Finn
Ann Masterson