Spies like us [videorecording] /
by Landis, John [director.]; Chase, Chevy [actor.]; Aykroyd, Dan [screenwriter,]; Forrest, Steve [actor.].Material type: Visual materialPublisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Bros. Entertainment, Description: 1 videodisc (102 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.ISBN: 1419887521.Language note: Closed-captioned.Uniform titles: Spies like us (Motion picture).Subject(s): Spies -- Drama | Nuclear warfare -- Drama | Farces -- Drama | Action and adventure films | Comedy films | Feature films | Fiction films | Video recordings for the hearing impairedCast: Chevy Chase, Dan Aykroyd, Steve Forrest, Donna Dixon, Bruce Davison.Summary: Two U.S. government spies do not work out exactly as their superiors had hoped.
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:
Director John Landis helmed this Cold War farce starring Dan Aykroyd and Chevy Chase as Austin Millbarge and Emmett Fitz-Hume -- two loser misfits who dwell in the lower ranks of the Central Intelligence Agency. Convinced despite much evidence to the contrary that they're prime secret agent material, both men keep taking service exams in an effort to win promotion. Caught cheating on their latest round of tests, Austin and Emmett expect to be fired but are instead made full field agents and ushered into intense training. Little do they know that it's all a ruse and that they're about to be dumped in Pakistan to throw Russian spies off the scent of two real agents with an important clandestine assignment. A spoof of the "road" pictures popularized by Bing Crosby and Bob Hope, the film features a cameo by the latter as his golf-playing self. ~ Karl Williams, Rovi
Originally released as a motion picture in 1985.
Chevy Chase, Dan Aykroyd, Steve Forrest, Donna Dixon, Bruce Davison.
Dolby digital 4.0, full screen 1.33:1.
Two U.S. government spies do not work out exactly as their superiors had hoped.
For private home use only.
MPAA rating: PG.