Funnyman Howie Mandel proves that laughter is indeed the best medicine as he lets his unbridled imagination run amok in this dynamic hourlong performance recorded in Toronto. Howie's wacky brand of comedy includes a potpourri of bizarre props, outrageous characters and, of course, plenty of zingers. If you're looking for a double dose of levity, get your prescription filled at zany Howie's house of humor.
High School student David Lightman (Matthew Broderick) has a talent for hacking. But while trying to hack into a computer system to play unreleased video games, he unwittingly taps into the Defense Department's war computer and initiates a confrontation of global proportions! Together with his girlfriend (Ally Sheedy) and a wizardly computer genius (John Wood), David must race against time to outwit his opponent.
In late 19th Century Hong Kong the British may rule the land, but the pirates rule the waters. One Coast Guard officer is Dragon Ma, who is determined that his beloved Coast Guard will not be made a fool of.
The film portrays a fictional nuclear war between NATO forces and the Warsaw Pact that rapidly escalates into a full scale exchange between the United States and the Soviet Union, focusing on the residents of Lawrence, Kansas, and Kansas City, Missouri, as well as several family farms situated next to nearby nuclear missile silos.