Top 8 Hot Shots Movie Facts

Following is our collection of Hot Shots facts. Handpicked and verified, these little-known details can be obscure enough most people will miss. These behind the scene easter eggs and hidden messages will give you another view of Hot Shots film message.

! (1991), when wacky Admiral Benson starts shooting at people during the funeral, a terrified woman runs past a grave which reads "FRYE 1932-1970". Mary Frye wrote the poem "Don't Stand At My Grave and Weep" in 1932
! (1991), when wacky Admiral Benson starts shooting at people during the funeral, a terrified woman runs past a grave which reads "FRYE 1932-1970". Mary Frye wrote the poem "Don't Stand At My Grave and Weep" in 1932

! Part Deux, during the kickboxing scene, a group of cheerleaders can be seen, their uniforms resemble Lakers' and read "Rakers". Those cheerleaders are credited as "The Raker Girls".

Hot Shots Trivia

These trivia from Reddit and other sources can be used as questions with answers in quizzes or games.

  1. Richard Crenna plays Colonel Denton Walters, spoofing his own role as Colonel Trautman of the Rambo film series. Crenna found fame decades earlier in the 1948 radio series Our Miss Brooks, where he played a nasal-voiced teen named Walter Denton

Hot Shots Easter Eggs

Hidden objects, characters, easter eggs, and their meanings are wonderful ways to discover the filmmaker's perspectives of any given movie.

  • 1 - In the movie Hot Shots! ( 1991), starring Charlie Sheen, the closing credits have recipes for different buns inserted in them.
    In the movie Hot Shots! ( 1991), starring Charlie Sheen, the closing credits have recipes for different buns inserted in them.
  • 1 - While Charlie Sheen's character is doing a monologue from 'Platoon' (1986), he is interrupted by his father doing one of his from 'Apocalypse Now' (1979). As their boats pass eachother they both say 'I loved you on Wall Street'.
    While Charlie Sheen's character is doing a monologue from 'Platoon' (1986), he is interrupted by his father doing one of his from 'Apocalypse Now' (1979). As their boats pass eachother they both say 'I loved you on Wall Street'.
  • 1 - There are few littles easter eggs in the end credit of Hot shots ! 2 (1993 ). Like "nuns not in this movie" or a "pop quizz"
    There are few littles easter eggs in the end credit of Hot shots ! 2 (1993 ). Like "nuns not in this movie" or a "pop quizz"

Hot Shots Hidden Details

1 - There is a scene that involves a blood transfusion where a guy deflates as part of the joke. I watched the credits, checked IMDB and did a little research but I cannot confirm if this is Michael Cudlitz (aka Abraham from TWD) or not. Year of the movie puts him around 27 years old.
There is a scene that involves a blood transfusion where a guy deflates as part of the joke. I watched the credits, checked IMDB and did a little research but I cannot confirm if this is Michael Cudlitz (aka Abraham from TWD) or not. Year of the movie puts him around 27 years old.

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of Hot Shots. The goofs, crazy credits, and trivia they have performed may have not taken your attention. Some are hidden for a reason, while others randomly forgotten.