Volunteers
- Tom Hanks

Overview - In a desperate attempt to escape the bookies to whom he owes a lot of money, a playboy enlists in the Peace Corps and is sent on a mission to Thailand. Far from being an altruist, however, this capitalist is soon turning a profit and starts improving the desperate conditions around him, much to the chagrin of the idealists who volunteered.  Read more...

 
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Overview

In a desperate attempt to escape the bookies to whom he owes a lot of money, a playboy enlists in the Peace Corps and is sent on a mission to Thailand. Far from being an altruist, however, this capitalist is soon turning a profit and starts improving the desperate conditions around him, much to the chagrin of the idealists who volunteered. An underrated farce.

Cast List

Tim Thomerson - American Supporting Actor
Xander Berkeley - Actor
James Horner - Composer, COMMANDO (1985)
Allan Arbus - American character actor
Alan Arbus - American character actor
Gedde Watanabe - American Actor
Clyde Kusatsu - Supporting Actor
Jude Mussetter
Tom Hanks - Oscar-winning actor/director/producer
Thom Hanks - Oscar-winning actor/director/producer
George Plimpton - American Writer, actor
Nicholas Meyer - Director/Screenwriter
Rita Wilson - Supporting actress and producer
Ji-Tu Cumbuka - American Actor/"Roots"
John Candy - Canadian Actor/Comedian
Shakti

 
Details
    DVD Format
  • Format: DVD
  • Run Time: 107
  • Color Format: Color
  • UPC: 026359298325
  • Genre: Comedy
  • Rating: R (MPAA)
  • Release Date: May 2009

Related Categories:
Movies > Comedies

Related Keywords:
Adventure
Organized Crime
On-The-Road
Recommended
Theatrical Release
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Reviews:
"...Funny....[Hanks is] stylishly droll..." - 08/16/1985 New York Times, p.C5

 
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