Hot Shots!

Trivia: In one scene where Charlie sheen spins his plane, he says "I learnt this one from Paula Abdul". Paula Abdul was Charlie Sheen's then sister in law.

Gavin Jackson

Trivia: The end credits of the movie contain several hidden jokes, such as a recipe for baking a dessert, etc.

Jazetopher

Trivia: Some of the words Sheen uses when speaking to the old Native American man are Minnesota town names and places. Pat Proft, who produced this film, is from Minnesota.

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Trivia: In the faux Indian language the English term "curve ball" translates to "Hershiser", a reference to Dodgers' pitcher Orel Hershiser.

Malaver

Audio problem: Topper is driving in to the base beside the running troops on his bike. When they recite the Brady Bunch part, none of the soldiers' mouths are moving.

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Lt. Commander Block: Every aerial photo and recon report indicate a defensive arsenal in the D, and perhaps negative C, categories. There's also some anti-aircraft squadrons. They can send up an ack-ack umbrella high enough to make any attack ineffective.
Admiral Benson: I don't have a clue what you're talkin' about, Phil. Not a fucking clue. I have a shell the size of a fist in my head. Pork Chop Hill. The only way I can make this goddamn toupee to stay on is by magnetizing the entire upper left quadrant of my skull, so you just go ahead and do what you do.

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Chosen answer: A chafing dish is a large metal pan or glass container (either is called a "dish") that is used to serve hot food at a buffet. The dish fits into an elevated metal stand that has one or more holders on the bottom for small sterno containers. The heat from the lit sterno keeps food warm

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