Gotcha! (1985)



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"Gotcha!" is a puerile but popular campus game at UCLA in which students stalk one another armed with paint-spewing pellet guns. Veterinary student Anthony Edwards may not be any great shakes in the classroom, but he's a whiz at Gotcha. His skills come in handy when Edwards, on vacation in Paris, becomes acquainted with the mysterious Linda Fiorentino. She gets him mixed up in international espionage; fortunately, the well-armed spies aren't quite as adept at "Gotcha" as Edwards is. Most of the … More

Rating: PG-13
Genre: Action & Adventure, Mystery & Suspense, Comedy
Directed By:
Written By: Dan Gordon, Paul G Hensler
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On DVD: Aug 12, 2003



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as Vlad, a Russian Age...

as Bob Jensen

as Girl Student

as Muffy

as Professor

as Taxi Driver

as Paris Blonde

as Bob Jensen

as Hotel Girl

as Cabaret Singer

as Maitre d'

as WB Hotel Clerk

as EB Customs Guard

as EB Customs Guard

as EB Customs Guard

as Man in Shadow

as Kiosk Woman

as EB Policeman

as Customs Officer

as WB Policeman

as KGB Goon

as Punk Driver

as Female Punker

as Airport Hostess

as Boy with Football

as Bronski

as CIA Operator

as Duty Officer

as CIA Agent

as CIA Agent

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as Chinese Man

as Homeboy

as KGB Agent

as Homeboy No. 4

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Critic Reviews for Gotcha!

All Critics (11) | Top Critics (3)

Full Review… | October 23, 2004
Chicago Sun-Times
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Full Review… | May 20, 2003
New York Times
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Full Review… | January 1, 2000
Chicago Reader
Top Critic

Uninspired sophomoric spy caper.

Full Review… | January 23, 2006
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Every Cold War adolescent's fantasy: Linda Fiorentino possibly trying to kill you

October 28, 2005
Film Threat

Fun action adventure about paintball turned real

August 1, 2003

Audience Reviews for Gotcha!

"Mon crayon est large."

Jani H

Super Reviewer

I caught this movie on TV a while ago, I remember it being exciting and kinda funny too. I really enjoyed it, and I'd like to see it again.

Aj V

Super Reviewer


The teen movie is funny, mystery and excitement - it's like James Bond in college. Anthony Edwards is well-cast as the young man being whirled into the wicked world of espionage behind the Iron Curtain, and Linda Fiorentino is so seductive and sexy in a strange mysterious way.

Dean McKenna

Super Reviewer

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