Volunteers (1985)

Volunteers
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating R
Runtime 1hr 47mins.
Genres Comedy
Keywords buddy
Status Released
US Release Date
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Tom Hanks Actor Lawrence Bourne III 1 1000001
John Candy Actor Tom Tuttle from Tacoma 1 1000002
Rita Wilson Actor Beth Wexler 1 1000003
Tim Thomerson Actor John Reynolds 1 1000004
Gedde Watanabe Actor At Toon 1 1000005
George Plimpton Actor Lawrence Bourne Jr 1 1000006
Ernest Harada Actor Chung Mee 1 1000007
Allan Arbus Actor Albert Bordonaro 1 1000008
Xander Berkeley Actor Kent Sutcliffe 1 1000009
Ji-Tu Cumbuka Actor Cicero 1 1000010
Jacqueline Evans Actor Aunt Eunice 1 1000011
Pamela Gual Actor Tammy 1 1000012
Phillip Guilmant Actor Yale President 1 1000013
Chick Hearn Actor Announcer 1 1000014
Virginia Kiser Actor Evelyn Bourne 1 1000015
Clyde Kusatsu Actor Souvanna 1 1000016
Jude Mussetter Actor Bootsy 1 1000017
Carlos Romano Actor Beatty 1 1000018
Duncan Ross Actor Noble 1 1000019
Toru Tanaka Actor Sumo Guard 1 1000021
Guillermo Del Rio Actor Sumo Guard 1 1000022
Lonnie Wun Actor Sumo Guard 1 1000023
Harry Yorku Actor Ai Po 1 1000024
Nicholas Meyer Director n/a 2 2000001
John Langley Director 2nd unit director(bridge building sequence) 2 2000002
David Morris Director 2nd unit director(Yale graduation backgrounds) 2 2000003
Harvey Keith Director 2nd unit director(Chung Mee escape stunts) 2 2000004
Richard Shepherd Producer n/a 3 3000001
Walter Parkes Producer n/a 3 3000002
Theodore Parvin Associate Producer n/a 171 3000003
Nicholas Meyer Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
Ken Levine Screenplay n/a 120778 4000002
David Isaacs Screenplay n/a 120778 4000003
Keith Critchlow From Story n/a 120870 4000004
Ricardo Frera Unit Production Manager (Mexico) 182 5000001
Elie Cohn Assistant Director n/a 163 5000002
Jesus Marin Assistant Director (Mexico) 163 5000003
Ricker Slaven Assistant Director n/a 163 5000004
Baruch Abulof Assistant Director n/a 163 5000005
Rafael Delong Location Manager n/a 193 5000006
Shelly Olsen Production Coordinator n/a 162 5000007
Ric Waite Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
Leo Napolitano Camera Operator n/a 239 6000002
Louis Mahler Video video technician 120800 6000003
Jack Green Photography n/a 120835 6000004
Ronald Roose Editor n/a 172 7000001
Steve Polivka Editor n/a 172 7000002
James Horner Music n/a 120781 8000001
Else Blangsted Music Editor n/a 214 8000002
Jim Weidman Music Editor n/a 214 8000003
James Schoppe Production Designer n/a 164 9000001
Delia Millan Production Designer n/a 164 9000002
Jose Granada Art Director art direction 183 9000003
Arturo Brito Set Designer n/a 202 9000004
Marcedonio Ramos Set Dresser n/a 197 9000005
Joyce Robinson Casting n/a 179 10000001
Penny Ellers Casting n/a 179 10000002
Pete Clark Supervisor (bridge explosives) 120845 11000001
Harvey Keith Consultant action consultant 120784 12000001
Supachai Surongsain Technical Advisor n/a 537 12000002
Esther Oropeza Makeup n/a 353 13000001
Alberto Lopez Makeup n/a 353 13000002
Del Armstrong Makeup Supervisor n/a 517 13000003
Adolfo Ramirez Wardrobe key wardrobe 120823 13000004
Antonieta Esquivel Wardrobe n/a 120823 13000005
Luisa Esquivel Wardrobe n/a 120823 13000006
Enrique Villavicencio Wardrobe n/a 120823 13000007
Ismael Jardon Wardrobe n/a 120823 13000008
Yvonne Kubis Wardrobe Supervisor n/a 120908 13000009
Stan Gilbert ADR Editor n/a 220 14000001
Mark Stoeckinger ADR Editor n/a 220 14000002
Claude Hitchcock Sound sound recording mixer 120816 14000003
Chris Jenkins Sound sound rerecording mixer 120816 14000004
Robert Glass Sound sound rerecording mixer 120816 14000005
Gary Alexander Sound sound rerecording mixer 120816 14000006
Lon Bender Sound Editor sound editor supervisor 229 14000007
Wylie Stateman Sound Editor sound editor supervisor 229 14000008
Terry Allen Sound Editor n/a 229 14000009
Randy Kelly Sound Editor n/a 229 14000010
Elliott Koretz Sound Editor n/a 229 14000011
Dan Rich Sound Editor n/a 229 14000012
Debra Trowt Stunt Man n/a 121002 19000001
Diane Wilson Stunt Man n/a 121002 19000002
Miguel Gurza Animal Trainer n/a 120962 20000001
Humberto Gurza Animal Trainer n/a 120962 20000002
Jim Garner Animal Trainer (elephant) 120962 20000003
Fernando Martinez Visual Effects set illustrator 419 23000001
Laurencio Cordero Special Effects Coordinator n/a 241 23000002
Raul Esquivel Special Effects Coordinator n/a 241 23000003
Daniel Cordero Special Effects n/a 168 23000004
Margarito Gutierrez Special Effects n/a 168 23000005
Phil Savenick Titles opening titles 120825 23000006
James Liles Matte Painter matte paintings 120959 23000007
Lisa Beach Production Assistant n/a 275 25000001
Frederico Ysuzna Production Assistant n/a 275 25000002
Carlos Marquez Production production chief 120824 25000003
Synopsis
A snobby, rich young man from the Northeast lands into trouble with his gambling debts, and in order to escape, he ends up in the Peace Corps in Latin America where he meets some genuinely devoted American volunteers.