Released on March 14 of 1986 in the USA, "Gung Ho" is a Comedy/Drama film directed by Ron Howard , starring Michael Keaton, Gedde Watanabe, George Wendt, Mimi Rogers, John Turturro and Sab Shimono.
When East meets West, the laughs shift into high gear!
Who is the director of "Gung Ho":
Gung Ho was directed by Ron Howard, an American director, producer, actor, and writer.
Before directing Gung Ho, Ron Howard had directed Cocoon, released in 1985, Splash (1984), Night Shift (1982), Grand Theft Auto (1977). Since, he directed Parenthood, released in 1989, Backdraft (1991), Far and Away (1992), The Paper (1994), Apollo 13 (1995), and Ransom (1996).
When was "Gung Ho" released:
Gung Ho was initally released in the United States on Friday, March 14, 1986.. This was thirty-three (33) years ago.
It has been released on Wednesday, August 06, 1986 in France and on November, 1986 in Germany.
Who is at the casting of "Gung Ho":
At the casting of Gung Ho we find Michael Keaton, previously seen in Johnny Dangerously (1984) and Mr. Mom (1983); Gedde Watanabe (Sixteen Candles (1984)); George Wendt (House (1986), Fletch (1985)) [ more... ]
- James Ritz and Gedde Watanabe, Rick Overton, Clint Howard also appeared in Edtv, released in 1999.
- James Ritz and Michael Keaton, Clint Howard, Rance Howard can also be seen in The Paper, released in 1994.
- Clint Howard, Rance Howard and James Ritz have all also be seen in Splash, released in 1984.
- James Ritz and Clint Howard, Rance Howard also appeared together in Cocoon, released in 1985.
- Clint Howard, Rance Howard and James Ritz also appeared together in How the Grinch Stole Christmas, released in 2000.
- James Ritz and Clint Howard, Rance Howard also worked together in Frost/Nixon, released in 2008.
- Clint Howard, Rance Howard and James Ritz also appeared together in Grand Theft Auto, released in 1977.
- Michael Keaton, Clint Howard and James Ritz also appeared together in Night Shift, released in 1982.
- Clint Howard, Michelle Johnson and Rance Howard can also be seen in Far and Away, released in 1992.
- Clint Howard, Rance Howard and James Ritz also appeared together in Apollo 13, released in 1995.
- Clint Howard, Rance Howard and James Ritz also appeared in Cinderella Man, released in 2005.
What is the Storyline of "Gung Ho":
The local auto plant in Hadleyville, Pennsylvania, which supplied most of the town's jobs, has been closed for nine months. Former foreman Hunt Stevenson (Michael Keaton) goes to Tokyo to try to convince the Assan Motors Corporation to reopen the plant. The Japanese company agrees, and upon their arrival in the U.S., they take advantage of the desperate work force to institute many changes. The workers are not permitted a union, are paid lower wages, are moved around within the factory so that each man [...]
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