almost 3 years
The delivery of the over the top dialogue and story make this so much fun
almost 7 years
You can't find three funnier guys. I laughed the entire time. Where's our sequel?
Three Amigos (marketed as ¡Three Amigos!) is a 1986 American adventure musical comedy film directed by John Landis and written by Lorne Michaels, Steve Martin, and Randy Newman. Chevy Chase, Steve Martin, and Martin Short star as the title characters, three silent film stars who are mistaken for real heroes by a small Mexican village and must find a way to live up to that reputation.
The film is number 79 on Bravo's "100 Funniest Movies."
In 1916, the notorious bandit El Guapo (Alfonso Arau) and his gang of thugs are collecting protection money from the small Mexican village of Santo Poco. Carmen (Patrice Martinez), daughter of the village leader, searches for someone who can come to the rescue of her townspeople. While visiting a small village church, she remains to watch a silent film featuring "The Three Amigos" and, believing them to be real heroes, sends a telegram to Hollywood asking them to come and stop El Guapo. However, the telegraph operator edits her message down since she...