Gung Ho

When East meets West, the laughs shift into high gear!

Gung Ho (1986)

ComedyDrama

When a western Pennsylvania auto plant is acquired by a Japanese company, brokering auto worker Hunt Stevenson faces the tricky challenge of mediating the assimilation of two clashing corporate cultures. At one end is the Japanese plant manager and the sycophant who is angling for his position. At the other, a number of disgruntled long-time union members struggle with the new exigencies of Japanese quality control.

Director: Ron Howard
Writers: Lowell Ganz, Babaloo Mandel.

Release Date: 1986-03-14
Status: Released
Run time: 111 min / 1:51
Revenue: $36,611,610
Production Company : Paramount
Production Country: United States of America

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Casts

Michael Keaton
Hunt Stevenson
Gedde Watanabe
Oishi Kazihiro
George Wendt
Buster
Mimi Rogers
Audrey
John Turturro
Willie
Sō Yamamura
Mr. Sakamoto
Sab Shimono
Saito
Rick Overton
Googie
Clint Howard
Paul
Jihmi Kennedy
Junior
Michelle Johnson
Heather DiStefano
Rodney Kageyama
Ito
Rance Howard
Mayor Conrad Zwart
Patti Yasutake
Umeki Kazihiro
Jerry Tondo
Kazuo
Dennis Sakamoto
Matsumura
Stan Egi
Kenji
Martin Ferrero
Crandall
James Ritz
Tony
Dock P. Ellis Jr.
Luke
Richard M. McNally
Milt
Jean Speegle Howard
Lady in Market
Thomas Ikeda
Instructor #1
Mariye Inouye
Secretary
Linda Carola
Cashier
Tamie Saiki
Kazihiro's Daughter
Nann Mogg
Store Owner's Wife
Paul C. Nolan
Dr. Klotzer
R. Scott Peck
Union Member
Joseph Pilato
Union Member
William S. Bartman
Union Member
Tommy Lafitte
Union Member
Jim S. Cash
Mayor's Aide
Kim Chan
Member of Board
Bill Dalzell
Irwin
Tak Kubota
Failed Executive
Frank Seals Jr.
Umpire
Maria Barney
Softball Fan
Robert Hammond
Auto Worker (uncredited)
John W. Iwanonkiw
Car Builder (uncredited)
Lynette Jenkins
Luke's Wife (uncredited)
Daniel Krell
Auto Worker (uncredited)
Fred Lehman
Auto Worker (uncredited)
Wil Masisak
Worker with Chips (uncredited)
Joe Shelby
Union Driver (uncredited)
Ryonosuke Shiono
Asian Motors Executive (uncredited)
Jaime Vermeulen
Boy in the Park (uncredited)

Crew

Sound Thomas Newman Original Music Composer
Art Jack G. Taylor Jr. Art Direction
Directing Ron Howard Director
Production Ron Howard Executive Producer
Editing Daniel P. Hanley Editor
Editing Mike Hill Editor
Camera Donald Peterman Director of Photography
Production Karen Rea Casting
Production Neil A. Machlis Production Manager
Writing Edwin Blum Story
Art John H. Anderson Set Decoration
Writing Lowell Ganz Screenplay
Production Lowell Ganz Associate Producer
Writing Babaloo Mandel Screenplay
Production Babaloo Mandel Associate Producer
Art James L. Schoppe Production Design
Costume & Make-Up Betsy Cox Costume Design
Sound Peter Afterman Music Supervisor
Art Gary Rocklen Title Designer
Production Tony Ganz Producer
Production Deborah Blum Producer
Production Michael John Meehan Location Manager
Sound Kenneth Karman Music Editor
Directing Carline Davis-Dyer Script Supervisor
Directing Lillian O. MacNeill Script Supervisor
Art Nina Saxon Title Designer
Production Carlos Olveira Production Manager
Production Jan R. Lloyd Associate Producer
Production Glenn F. Haines Casting Assistant

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