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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 15
Cast
Bill Murray
Harold Ramis
Warren Oates
Sean Young
John Candy
Directors
Ivan Reitman
Screenwriters
Len Blum
Daniel Goldberg
Harold Ramis
Running Time
106 minutes

Stripes
Top notch military spoof


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Plot
Thanks to a run of bad luck and go-nowhere jobs, John convinces Russell to join the army so they can get in shape Once in boot camp, wiseguy John tangles with his by-the-book Sgt. and becomes the unofficial leader for his platoon, made up of other misfits and assorted losers.


Verdict
Murray's initial transition from the small screen is a classic.


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