The adventures of two goofy buddies who join the Army but fail to leave their attitudes behind. Some hysterical bits made this a box-office smash!
A grouchy businessman reluctantly teams up with a talkative salesman to make the long obstacle-laden trip home in time for Thanksgiving. Martin and Candy are hilarious in this holiday treat!
Wendt is a depressed man who stages his own kidnapping to escape his overbearing wife and annoying father-in-law and miserable job. Things backfire for him when he hires Candy to help. Candy's directorial debut.
Two white blues singers on a mission from God encounter the greatest blues artists in the world as they contend with Chicago police, the CIA, neo-Nazis and the U.S. Army. Outrageous humor and great music!
An eight-year-old boy defends his house from bumbling burglars when he is accidentally left there by his vacationing family. The highest-grossing comedy in movie history!
An inept detective searches for a millionaire's kidnapped daughter. He should be looking for a decent script!
The unannounced arrival of obnoxious relatives turns a Chicago family's idyllic country vacation into a nightmare. Weak script is aided by fine cast!
John Candy is bigger, better and more bumbling than ever as a soft-headed private eye determined tocrack a kidnapping case.
After a bump on the head, a soap opera writer finds himself stuck in the fictional town he writes about. Title explains Candy's state of mind when he accepted this role!
Hot To Trot movie trailer - starring Virginia Madsen, John Candy, Dabney Coleman, Jim Metzler, Bob Goldthwait, Cindy Pickett. Directed by Michael Dinner. Genre: Comedy
John Candy and Richard Lewis star in this hilariously unconventional look at the legendary West. When Phil Taylor (Lewis) and his family decide that the Old West is not what it's cracked up to be, they take the entire town of prosperity with them. Led by wagon master Harlow (Candy), they begin the heroic, backbreaking, danger-filled journey back…East! Along the way, they must survive Indians, hired guns, each other and Harlow's terrible secret.
2/A group of frustrated Old West pioneers have had enough - they want to go back east, and hire a burly, bungling wagonmaster to lead the way. John Candy's final film.
In the 1860's Wild West, when a ragged bunch of misfit settlers decide they cannot stand living in their current situation, they hire a grizzled cowboy to take them on a journey back to their hometowns east.
John Candy and Richard Lewis star in this hilariously unconventional look at the legendary West. When Phil Taylor (Lewis) and his family decide that the Old West is not what it's cracked up to be, they take the entire town of prosperity with them. Led by wagon master Harlow (Candy), they begin the heroic, backbreaking, danger-filled journey back...East! Along the way, they must survive Indians, hired guns, each other and Harlow's terrible secret.
Based on a true story, this is the comedic saga of four Jamaican athletes going to extremes to compete as bobsled racers at the Winter Olympics.
When Derice Bannock's chances of qualifying for Jamaica's track team are dashed, he and his islander friends attempt to form a bobsled team.
Based on a true story of four Jamaican athletes.
John Candy - October 22, 1983: Watch selected sketches from this 1983 episode hosted by John Candy. Sketches include 'Krevitz Ski Lodge' and 'Candace's Fantasy Shack'.
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