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Jim Abrahams

Date of Birth: May 10, 1944

Country: USA

Total Titles at Criticker: 15 - You've Seen 15

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Titles You've Ranked (15)
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Ruthless People Ruthless People (1986)
Summary: A couple, cheated by a vile businessman, kidnap his wife in retalitation, without knowing that their enemy is delighted they did. (imdb)
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Mafia! Mafia! (1998)
Summary: Takeoff on the Godfather with the son of a mafia king taking over for his dying father (imdb)
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Big Business Big Business (1988)
Summary: In the 1940s in the small town of Jupiter Hollow, two sets of identical twins are born in the same hospital on the same night. One set to a poor local family and the other to a rich family just passing through. The dizzy nurse on duty accidentally mixes the twins unbeknown to the parents. Our story flashes forward to the 1980s where the mismatched sets of twins are about to cross paths following a big business deal to closedown the Jupiter Hollow factory. (imdb)
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Welcome Home, Roxy Carmichael Welcome Home, Roxy Carmichael (1990)
Summary: A small town prepares for the homecoming of superstar Roxy Carmichael, as does a young outsider, who believes Roxy is her mother. (imdb) (imdb)
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Police Squad! Police Squad! (1982)  - TV Series
Summary: Sight-gags and non-sequiturs dominate this spoof of police dramas. The six episodes formed the basis for later very successful "Naked Gun" movies. (imdb)
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First Do No Harm First Do No Harm (1997)  - TV Movie
Summary: Meryl Streep stars as a mother who goes to extraordinary lengths to help find treatment for her epileptic son. When insurance coverage runs out, she immerses herself in medical research in a last-ditch effort to discover a cure. She learns of a controversial diet that could reduce seizures, but she forges ahead even in the face of intense disapproval.
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The Kentucky Fried Movie The Kentucky Fried Movie (1977)
Summary: Series of short, highly irreverant, and quite often tasteless skits. (imdb)
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Scary Movie 4 Scary Movie 4 (2006)
Summary: What do you get when you mix fearless comedic genius with the latest box-office blockbusters? You guessed it. The Scary Movie gang is back with the most hilarious and irreverent installment yet. (The Weinstein Company)
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Top Secret! Top Secret! (1984)
Summary: Parody of WWII spy movies in which an American rock and roll singer becomes involved in a Resistance plot to rescue a scientist imprisoned in East Germany (imdb)
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Airplane! Airplane! (1980)
Summary: An airplane crew takes ill. Surely the only person capable of landing the plane is an ex-pilot afraid to fly. But don't call him Shirley.
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Hot Shots! Hot Shots! (1991)
Summary: Parody of "Top Gun" in which a talented but unstable fighter pilot must overcome the ghosts of his father and save a mission sabotaged by greedy weapons manufacturers. (imdb)
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Hot Shots! Part Deux Hot Shots! Part Deux (1993)
Summary: "Rambo" parody in which Topper Harley leads a rescue team into Iraq to save Iraqi war prisoners and all of their previous rescue teams. (imdb)
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The Naked Gun 2½: The Smell of Fear The Naked Gun 2½: The Smell of Fear (1991)
Summary: Lieutenant Drebin discovers that his ex-girlfriend's new beau is involved in a plot to kidnap a scientist who advocates solar energy. (imdb)
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Naked Gun 33 1/3: The Final Insult Naked Gun 33 1/3: The Final Insult (1994)
Summary: Frank Drebin comes out of retirement to help Police Squad infiltrate a gang of terrorists planning to detonate a bomb at the Academy Awards. (imdb)
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The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad! The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad! (1988)
Summary: Leslie Nielsen stars as Police Squad's own granite-jawed, rock-brained cop Frank Drebin, who bumbles across a mind-control scheme to assassinate Queen Elizabeth. Priscilla Presley, O.J. Simpson, a stuffed beaver, two baseball teams and an odd assortment of others join the wacko goings-on and blow the laugh-o-meter to smithereens. (Paramount)