Some of the jokes are incredibly stupid. Most of them are dumber than dumb. Yet this is not simply a string of one-liners.
Sign in. Watch now. Lieutenant Frank Drebin discovers that his ex-girlfriend's new beau is involved in a plot to kidnap a scientist who advocates solar energy.
When you hear the name O. Simpson, you tend to think up images from his famous trial where he was found not guilty or, if you are of the younger variety, scenes from the recent FX hit, American Crime Story: The People v. In that case, you probably see Cuba Gooding Jr. Yep, Simpson was intent on being an actor, but you aren't alone in asking, what movies has O.
Orenthal James Simpson was a man of many roles. He crafted an image that made him a transcendent celebrity long before he became infamous. The most memorizing car chase in history is now 22 years old.
We know we're in a film when we're invited to laugh at O. Simpson in an opening slapstick sequence. We can also pinpoint the year of production when hard-nosed cop Frank Drebin Leslie Nielsenduring a scuffle with the world's leading dictators, wipes the wine-colored birthmark off the head of Soviet president Mikhail Gorbachev. Seeking vengeance when his partner Simpson is shot full of holes by drug dealers, dead-pan and dead-brained Lt.
All three films are based on their earlier television series Police Squad! As with previous ZAZ spoof comedies, the plot was mostly culled from another—more serious—movie. In this case, it was Telefon wherein people were triggered into assassins via hypnotic phone calls indeed, dialogue in the post-hypnotic suggestion demonstration scene is copied word-for-word from Telefon.