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Bushwhacked (1995)

PG-13 | | Adventure, Comedy, Crime | 4 August 1995 (USA)
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On the run from authorities, a sleazy courier poses as a scout leader on a camping trip. But he has no idea what he's in for when he has to lead a group of kids.

Director:

Greg Beeman

Writers:

John Jordan (story), Danny Byers (story) | 4 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Daniel Stern ... Max Grabelski
Jon Polito ... Agent Palmer
Brad Sullivan ... Jack Erickson
Ann Dowd ... Mrs. Patterson
Anthony Heald ... Reinhart Bragdon
Tom Wood ... Agent McMurrey
Blake Bashoff ... Gordy
Corey Carrier ... Ralph
Michael Galeota ... Dana
Max Goldblatt ... Barnhill
Ari Greenberg Ari Greenberg ... Milton Fishman
Janna Michaels Janna Michaels ... Kelsey Jordan
Natalie West ... Mrs. Fishman
Michael P. Byrne ... Mr. Fishman
Michael O'Neill ... Jon Jordan
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Storyline

Max is a delivery guy. As he makes a delivery, he finds out that guy who hired him was using him to move around money and that he is dead. He is afraid the police will think he is the killer and runs for his life. He his forced to pose as a scout leader for a bunch of kids hiking through the mountains as he is chased by the police. Written by Steve Richer <sricher@sympatico.ca>

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Max Grabelski is taking six ranger scouts to a place he's never been before...outdoors. See more »


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for crude dialogue | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

4 August 1995 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Tenderfoots See more »

Filming Locations:

Alta, California, USA See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$2,988,468, 6 August 1995

Gross USA:

$7,919,823

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$7,919,823
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Company Credits

Production Co:

Twentieth Century Fox See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby SR | SDDS

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.39 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Bobby Farrelly and Peter Farrelly did an uncredited rewrite of the script. See more »

Goofs

When Agent McMurrey announces that "there is no good news as of yet", Erickson walks past him, even though he should be out in the woods with Palmer. See more »

Quotes

[making smoke signals]
Fishman: Ok, it's two longs and one short. No, no, no, stop. Stop wait. Two shorts and one long.
Barnhill: Oh great! What are we supposed to do, cross that letter out?
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Alternate Versions

A deleted scene at the beginning of the film shows Max changing into his Freedom Express uniform and pretending to use his packing tape as a gun while his coworkers look on in annoyance. See more »

Connections

Referenced in The Cinema Snob: The Buttercream Gang (2016) See more »

Soundtracks

Stayin' Alive
Written by Barry Gibb, Robin Gibb and Maurice Gibb
Performed by The Bee Gees
Courtesy of Polydor Records
by arrangement with PolyGram Special Markets
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Mmmm...I love it
8 October 2002 | by fojinSee all my reviews

This movie is absolutely amazing. Ever since I saw it in the theater in 1995, I was in love with it. I missed my opportunity to buy the video when it first came out, and made up for it when it was re-released, recently. This funny movie about a group of scouts, who kinda-get-kidnapped-but-not-really is sure to keep the whole fam laughing. Gotta love Daniel Stern, aka SPIDER! Simply, go RENT IT!


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