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Police Academy: Mission to Moscow

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Police Academy: Mission to Moscow

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
PG
performer:
George Gaynes, Michael Winslow
genre:
Comedy

We gave it a D-

Abandoning the numerical sequencing that would have signaled the seventh sign of the apocalypse, the Police Academy series goes direct to video in the U.S. with Police Academy: Mission to Moscow, a fate the films have always deserved. The staples: silly sound effects, neglible plot, the usual cast of idiots. The innovations: jokes about borscht and Chernobyl, a Russia where everyone speaks funny broken English (though the computer screens read in perfect English). The unexpected: real Moscow locations, plus the bizarre presence of cool veteran actor Christopher Lee. The absolutely expected: another low grade from Entertainment Weekly. D-

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