Arms dealers from several companies vie to sell the most expensive and highest tech weapons to a South American dictator. There are complications; understanding the exact nature of how 'gifts' are used to grease the wheels of a sale, a religious conversion from one of the salesman and a romance that begins to grow between two competitors, not to mention the imminient financial collapse of one of the companies if they don't make this sale. Written by
John Vogel <email@example.com>
Chevy Chase and his partners are arms dealers. They sell second-rate weapons to third world nations. But they're not out to stick it to anyone.
Did You Know?
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Closed captioning erroneously identifies the company Luckup as "LUCHUP" repeatedly, apparently misreading the company name when shown with a plane's trail cutting through the letters slightly above center, particularly where embroidered on the back of jackets. See more
You got a nice flame job there, Becha. I'm gon' gi'ya a lil' touchup! A lil' touchup! Just a lil' touchup for ya!
Referenced in There's Nothing Out There
Someone To Watch Over Me
Music by George Gershwin
and lyrics by Ira Gershwin
Sung by Nikka Costa
Courtesy of Renquet Records See more