Top 8 Hot Shots Movie Details

While searching the internet for Hot Shots movie facts, I found some interesting little known details. Obscure enough that most people could miss it, I want to make you a favor by creating ordered lists with the most intriguing hidden details.

Most of them are not blatantly obvious to be observed at first sight, so take your time and read carefully. We have extensive definitions that accurately explain any behind the scene meaning or famous dialogues.

! (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".

Trivia

I have collected all the famous movie trivia questions with answers from Reddit and other sources. They can be very useful in quizzes or games, or simply to learn more information. Most of the fun Hot Shots details are suitable for kids.

  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

Easter Eggs

Finding Easter Eggs in movies is one of my favorite hobbies. Hidden objects, characters, 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"

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.

I am pretty sure that you've watched Hot Shots, maybe in a theater near you or on the small screen, but probably not many of the small details have taken your attention. Most of the previous facts are hidden for some reason, but still, there is plenty of randomly forgetten stuff that makes the movie unique and interesting. The more you know, the more fascinated you'll be about Hot Shots and will watch it online, download or stream it again and again.