Spies Like Us (1985) Season 07 Episode 14

Failing Upwards, Forgotten Movie, Incopident Success these are the words we are using to describe this weeks pick. Welcome to episode fourteen of season 7 of Flicks XRayed, this week we are the decoys and are reviewing Spies Like Us. Host, Whose Dick isn’t that Dumb Tony is joined by guests Ace Tomato Employee Joe, and Decoy Ryan. This week we play a game of Release Year for Secret Agent Movies, The Price is Right and The Flicks Awesome Lodge Word Game. So tune in as we discuss at length about Punchlines, Character Development, Endings, and sooo much more.

Our Ratings

Decoy Ryan 2
Ace Tomato Employee Joe 2.5
Whose Dick isn’t that Dumb Tony 2

6.5/15             43%

Synopsis and Starring

Synopsis: Looking for a way out of their mundane government jobs, Austin Millbarge and Emmett Fitz-Hume take the entrance exam for a CIA espionage program. Immediately chosen to take part in a top-secret mission in the Middle East by the officious Gen. Sline, the new recruits are set upon by Soviet forces in Afghanistan. Soon it becomes clear that the hapless pair are being used as decoys to expose the Russians for a Cold War nuclear showdown.

Directed by John Landis   


Chevy Chase as Emmett Fitz-Hume
Dan Aykroyd as Austin Millbarge
Donna Dixon as Karen Boyer
Steve Forrest as General Sline

Game 1

Release Year for Secret Agent Movies

Spies Like Us.………. 1985

  1. Bridge of Spies.……….2015
  2. Bourne Identity.………. 2002
  3. Mr. & Mrs. Smith ……….2005
  4. Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery……….1997
  5. Salt……….2010
  6. Mission Impossible……….1996
  7. Spy Kids……….2001
  8. Atomic Blonde……….2017
  9. RED……….2010
  10. Get Smart.……….2008
  11. Kingsman: The Secret Service……….2014

Game 2

The Figures

Budget $22,000,000 (estimated)
Foreign: $NA
Bonus 1: (Opening Weekend 1,556 Theaters)$8,614,039
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IMDB Rating:64% (6.4)

Game 3

The Awesome Lodge Word Game

Cold War Movies – Ryan

  1. War Games
  2. Hunt for Red October
  3. Thirteen Days
  4. Dr. Strangelove
  5. Shape of Water
  6. Red Dawn
  7. X-Men First Class
  8. From Russia with Love
  9. Miracle
  10. The Courier

Movies with Chevy Chase – Joe

  1. Fletch
  2. National Lampoon’s Vacation
  3. Caddyshack
  4. Three Amigos!
  5. Man of the House
  6. Snowday
  7. Funny Farm
  8. Orange County
  9. Zoom
  10. Doogal


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