“The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad!” is a comedic parody that follows the bumbling Lieutenant Frank Drebin as he tries to protect Queen Elizabeth II during her Los Angeles visit. Uncovering a plot to assassinate her using a brainwashed baseball player, Drebin’s investigations lead him to a series of hilarious misadventures, climaxing in an unforgettable baseball game at Anaheim Stadium.

In this side-splitting sequence, Drebin disguises himself first as an opera singer and then as an umpire in a desperate attempt to thwart the would-be assassin, Reggie Jackson. This iconic stadium scene, filled with botched national anthem renditions and comedic brawls, stands out as a memorable fusion of suspense and humor in film history.

The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad! | December 2, 1988 (United States) 7.6
Director: David ZuckerWriter: Jerry Zucker, Jim Abrahams, David ZuckerStars: Leslie Nielsen, Priscilla Presley, O.J. SimpsonSummary: A rerun of many of the gags from the television series Police Squad!, this time with the an incompetent Lieutenant Frank Drebin, who always "gets his man". Visual gags come thick and fast, and it's impossible to catch them all with one viewing. The plot: Queen Elizabeth II of England is coming to town, and Vincent Ludwig has plans to assassinate her using a brainwashed baseball player.


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