Recherchez un film ou une personnalité :
Pass the Ammo est un film américain de genre Comédie réalisé par David Beaird avec Bill Paxton

Pass the Ammo (1988)

Pass the Ammo
Si vous aimez ce film, faites-le savoir !
Durée 1h33
Réalisé par
Genres Comédie
Note59% 2.998832.998832.998832.998832.99883

Pass the Ammo est un film américain réalisé par David Beaird, sorti en 1988.


Curry is the Rev. Ray Porter, who runs a Pentecostal faith healing and televangelism empire based in Arkansas. A small group of stereotypical rednecks, one of whom was bilked out of her inheritance by Rev. Porter's ministry and another of whom just got out of prison, try to rob Porter's ministry. A series of wrong turns inside the church during the robbery leads the robbers onstage right in the middle of a broadcast, and the three robbers turn what was supposed to have been "just" a robbery into a hostage situation. During the hostage negotiations, a series of snowballing scandals involving the ministry come to light. The robbery, hostage taking, and scandal revelations are all broadcast live over satellite television as locals gather in bars to watch. Rev. Porter and the robbers develop a rapport during the hostage situation that resembles shop talk among thieves, as they discuss the best ways of investing stolen money. One comic subplot involves the Christian network's producer, a drug-addled electronics wizard named Stonewall who decorates his workspace with Pink Floyd posters, but was hired by the network because "he has found the Lord...he told us so himself." Another subplot involves a local sheriff, himself also an archetypal redneck whose duck hunting trip was interrupted by the incident, who seems to sympathize with the would-be robbers. The film is partly about his moral struggle in trying to enforce the law when his sympathies lie elsewhere. He just wants to see the situation end with nobody getting hurt, and butts heads with the network's owner and federal agents who demand harsher action. The owner of the satellite network, whose character is based on Jerry Falwell, demands that the National Guard be called in leading to a siege and climactic ending.


Bande annonce de Pass the Ammo

Bluray, DVD

Streaming / VOD

Source : Wikidata


Postez un commentaire :

Suggestions de films similaires à Pass the Ammo

Il y a 152 films ayant les mêmes acteurs, 7 films avec le même réalisateur, 34033 ayant les mêmes genres cinématographiques, 3832 films qui ont les mêmes thèmes (dont 21 films qui ont les mêmes 2 thèmes que Pass the Ammo), pour avoir au final 70 suggestions de films similaires.

Si vous avez aimé Pass the Ammo, vous aimerez sûrement les films similaires suivants :
The Civilization of Maxwell Bright
Réalisé par David Beaird
Genres Drame, Romance
Thèmes Religion
Acteurs Patrick Warburton, Marie Matiko, Eric Roberts, Jennifer Tilly, Kurt Fuller, Austin Pendleton
Note62% 3.1490053.1490053.1490053.1490053.149005
After a series of bad relationships, the last one ending with his lover injuring him with a hoe while they stand arguing on the street fully nude in view of the cops and his neighbors, Maxwell Bright resolves to find his fantasy woman: obedient and submissive. His dissolute friends goad him into ordering a mail-order bride from China.
Télé ringards, 1h37
Origine Etats-Unis
Genres Comédie
Thèmes La télévision
Acteurs Fran Drescher, Victoria Jackson, David Bowe, Kevin McCarthy, Michael Richards, Anthony Geary
Note69% 3.4985153.4985153.4985153.4985153.498515
Le héros relance une chaîne de télévision locale "Canal 62".
Un Ange... ou presque, 1h30
Réalisé par John Cornell
Origine Etats-Unis
Genres Drame, Science-fiction, Fantastique, Comédie, Fantasy
Thèmes Religion, Ange
Acteurs Paul Hogan, Elias Koteas, Linda Kozlowski, Douglas Seale, Larry Miller, Charlton Heston
Note56% 2.8019052.8019052.8019052.8019052.801905
Terry Dean, un cambrioleur est libéré de prison. Mais en voulant sauver un garçon, Terry se fait écraser et fini à l'hôpital.
Bruce Tout-Puissant, 1h41
Réalisé par Tom Shadyac
Origine Etats-Unis
Genres Fantastique, Comédie, Fantasy
Thèmes Religion, La télévision
Acteurs Morgan Freeman, Jim Carrey, Jennifer Aniston, Philip Baker Hall, Lisa Ann Walter, Catherine Bell
Note67% 3.3988753.3988753.3988753.3988753.398875
Journaliste pour la chaîne locale de Buffalo, Bruce Nolan est réputé pour ses sujets humains et originaux. Pourtant, sous ce personnage léger, se cache un homme à deux doigts d'exploser qui n'en peut plus d'être évincé des bonnes places. Même sa compagne, Grace, a de plus en plus de mal à le calmer. Lors de son premier reportage en direct, Bruce ne supporte pas la nomination de son rival Evan Baxter comme présentateur et perd les pédales en direct sous le coup de l'émotion. Il se fait renvoyer et, prenant la défense d'un SDF, il est lui-même violenté par les agresseurs. Plus tard, à la suite d'une perte d'attention, il est victime d'un léger accident de la route et s'en prend à Dieu qui lui répond.
Scorchers (1991)
, 1h21
Réalisé par David Beaird
Origine Etats-Unis
Genres Drame, Comédie, Comédie dramatique, Romance
Acteurs Faye Dunaway, Denholm Elliott, James Earl Jones, Emily Lloyd, Jennifer Tilly, Luke Perry
Note59% 2.9530452.9530452.9530452.9530452.953045
Scorchers takes place in cajun Louisiana on the wedding night of a young woman named Splendid (played by Emily Lloyd). Splendid is scared to death of what will happen in the bedroom with her new husband, Dolan (James Wilder) and her father, Jumper (Leland Crooke), finds himself having to coax his daughter to submit to the groom.
It Takes Two, 1h19
Réalisé par David Beaird
Origine Etats-Unis
Genres Comédie, Comédie romantique, Romance
Acteurs George Newbern, Leslie Hope, Marco Perella, Kimberly Foster, Barry Corbin, Mickey Jones
Note54% 2.707232.707232.707232.707232.70723
Travis Rogers (Newbern), on the verge of marriage to Stephi (Hope), takes off for Dallas, where an encounter with a car saleswoman named Jonni Tigersmith (Foster) precipitates a series of comic misadventures.
My Chauffeur, 1h37
Réalisé par David Beaird
Origine Etats-Unis
Genres Comédie, Romance
Thèmes Sexualité, Erotique
Acteurs Deborah Foreman, E. G. Marshall, Howard Hesseman, Julius Harris, Penn Jillette, Sam J. Jones
Note56% 2.8035852.8035852.8035852.8035852.803585
Casey Meadows is a free-spirited young woman working as a dishwasher in an upscale restaurant. One day she receives a hand-delivered job offer as a driver for Brentwood Limousine Service. The company manager, McBride is appalled at Casey's young, brash presence... and the fact that she's a woman in an all-male establishment. McBride soon learns that Mr. Witherspoon, the company owner, personally handpicked her and offered the letter of employment. McBride reluctantly agrees to hire her, but warns her that she will be fired if she steps out of line.
The Party Animal, 1h18
Réalisé par David Beaird
Origine Etats-Unis
Genres Comédie
Thèmes Sexualité, Erotique
Acteurs Matthew Causey, Timothy Carhart, Frank Galati
Note51% 2.566622.566622.566622.566622.56662
The Party Animal is a documentary-style comedy about a sex-starved man, Pondo Sinatra, a 26-year-old college student whom everyone agrees is doomed to die a virgin. Desperate to break what seems to be a cosmic curse, he tries ever more bizarre schemes to seduce one the sexy, scantily-clad women who seem to be everywhere, taunting him and enjoying his misery. Despite his best efforts, however, he is rejected everywhere, even at the local cathouse. When Pondo threatens to kill himself, Studley, his ladykilling best friend, tries to help him in his quest to "get him a little", as does Studley's mentor, a wise old janitor named Elbow. The attempts include: a Cyrano de Bergerac-type seduction whereby Studley tells Pondo what to say to a girl via a remote microphone; sending Pondo to buy elegant new clothes (he goes to the Punk store by mistake and leaves looking like Quasimodo); taking massive quantities of drugs because "girls love drugs"; and using the world's biggest vibrater, the Moby-M5 (the M-5 episode provides a pretext for a scene where two porn store employees discuss strategic arms limitation treaties, using various dildos as props).
Mister G.
Mister G. (1998)
, 1h54
Réalisé par Stephen Herek
Origine Etats-Unis
Genres Drame, Comédie
Thèmes Religion, La télévision
Acteurs Eddie Murphy, Jeff Goldblum, Kelly Preston, Eric McCormack, Robert Loggia, Kim Alexis
Note49% 2.45292.45292.45292.45292.4529
Quand le financier McBainbridge rachète GBSN, une chaine de télé-achat, Ricky Hayman, animateur stressé, prend peur. Menacé de perdre son emploi et terrifié à l'idée de se retrouver au chômage, il cherche désespérément un concept novateur susceptible d'augmenter ses ventes. C'est alors que Ricky rencontre par hasard un gourou itinérant, Mister G., prédicateur charismatique. C'est l'idée de génie. Pourquoi ne pas offrir à Mister G. sa propre émission et transformer le télé-achat en expérience spirituelle?
Enter Laughing, 1h51
Réalisé par Carl Reiner
Origine Etats-Unis
Genres Comédie, Romance
Thèmes Religion, La télévision, Religion juive, Adaptation d'une pièce de théâtre
Acteurs José Ferrer, Shelley Winters, Elaine May, Jack Gilford, Janet Margolin, Don Rickles
Note62% 3.147993.147993.147993.147993.14799
David Kolowitz (Santoni) works as a delivery boy and assistant for a machine shop in New York City in 1938, and is fascinated with the movies.