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Volunteers Movie

Movie Review for Volunteers

Summary

A rich kid will suddenly find that he doesn’t have the financial backup of his father. That’s why the main character of this 80’s movie decides to fly away from his debtors.

Volunteers DVD

DVD Release

The DVD for the movie Volunteers was released on February 29, 2000 by HBO Home Video and is rated R.

Plot

In the movie Volunteers, Lawrence Whatly Bourne III is a spoiled rich kid. That’s why his father decides to stop giving him money

Now, with several debtors after him, Lawrence decides to escape to a remote country. There, he will find a group of Volunteers who don’t know for who they are working.

Cast

Lawrence Whatley Bourne III - Tom Hanks
Tom Tuttle - John Candy
Beth Wexler - Rita Wilson
John Reynolds - Tim Thomerson
At Toon - Gedde Watanabe

Trivia

Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson married three years after the movie Volunteers.

The film Volunteers is a spoof of another movie, “Bridge over the River Kwai.”

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80's Film Facts:

The Movie Volunteers was released to theatres on 08/16/1985 by TriStar Pictures, and grossed $19,900,000 at the box office in the US.


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