R | | Comedy
An uptight advertising exec has his entire life in a filofax organizer which mistakenly ends up in the hands of a friendly convict who poses as him.
The scene where the real Spencer Barnes asks the gang members for directions was filmed on the same street and block as the shootout (opening) scene in Predator 2 (1990).
Half a day. Just a half a day. I'll make it up when I come back. I'll give you 2 weeks.
Jimmy Dworski: OK OK I'll give you 2 weeks solitary.
Warden Toolman: No can do.
Jimmy Dworski: Aw, COME ON! Lighten up, will ya? This game is SO important to me. It REALLY is. Come on this is just a minimum ...
Jimmy Dworski: ...
When Elizabeth Barnes calls Spencer/Jimmy at the mansion, Jewel tells him that Elizabeth is calling. He is splashing underwater when she tells him, and he tells Jewel to say that he's busy after coming up for air. When your head is underwater, and the water is splashing, you can't hear anything. Therefore, he couldn't possibly hear Jewel tell him who was calling.
The UK theatrical release was cut by 22 seconds to remove strong language (i.e. uses of "fuck") and secure a 12 certificate:
$3,620,054 19 August 1990
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