Hot Shots!

Synopsis: Topper Harley, a top gun fighter pilot, is recalled to serve on the SS Essess. Topper's mission is to destroy Saddam Hussein's nuclear plants. Unfortunately, Topper is psychologically imbalanced and is sure to crack under pressure.
Genre: Action, Comedy
Director(s): Jim Abrahams
Production: Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment
  1 win.
Rotten Tomatoes:
84 min

- But everybody needs a family to love.

I could never find time for love. It's

too heavy. It's an anchor that drowns a man.

Besides, I got the sky,

the smell of jet exhaust, my bike.

- A loner?

- No. I own it.

I can see I'm gonna have to work on you.

Name's Pete Thompson. But...

everybody calls me Dead Meat.

- Topper Harley.

- Just a pleasure.

Attention on deck!

Good morning, sir!

I don't care

how many missions you've flown!

I don't care how good you think you are!

You're nobody!

And for the next ten days,

nobody takes a crap unless I say so!

- Got it?

- Yes, sir!

I said "Attention".

Now, didn't I make myself clear?

Or don't you take orders?

- When I say "Attention", I mean "Attention"!

- Yes, sir!


- You eyeballin' me, mister?

- No, sir!

The next time I see that ugly face of yours,

I want it clean-shaven! Suck in that chest!


- What you lookin' at, boy?

- Nothin', sir!

Oh, I'm some lowlife that's

not good enough for you to talk to?

Well, that attitude is short on collateral!

I'm God as far as you're concerned!

Hey, hey. Lighten up.

Cut the kid some slack.

Who the hell are you talkin' to, son?

Your ego's writin' cheques

your body can't cash.

Now you got five minutes to stow your gear.

Get movin'!

Yeah, I'm sure deep down he means well.

I hope you were paying attention.

- I don't think we've met.

- Kent Gregory.

Excuse me if I don't shake your hand.

Your father killed someone very special

to me:
Dominic "Mailman" Farnham.

- You mean...

- Yes.

Dominic Farnham was my father.

I was his love child.

- It was a hunting accident.

- Accident, my deep-blue eyes.

It was reckless, irresponsible flying,

and you know it.

Are you OK?

This is an incredible coincidence,

but the hunter who mistakenly

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Jim Abrahams

ames S. "Jim" Abrahams (born May 10, 1944) is an American movie director and writer. more…

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Submitted on August 05, 2018

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