Major Payne

Major Payne is a 1995 American comedy film directed by Nick Castle and written by and starring Damon Wayans.wikipedia
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Damon Wayans

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Major Payne is a 1995 American comedy film directed by Nick Castle and written by and starring Damon Wayans.
Since then, he has starred in a number of films and television shows, some of which he has co produced or co written, including The Last Boy Scout and Major Payne, and the sitcom My Wife and Kids.

Nick Castle

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Major Payne is a 1995 American comedy film directed by Nick Castle and written by and starring Damon Wayans.
After Halloween, Castle became a director, taking the helm of films such as The Last Starfighter (1984), The Boy Who Could Fly (1986), Dennis the Menace (1993), and Major Payne (1995).

Steven Martini

The film co stars Karyn Parsons, Steven Martini and Michael Ironside.
His first break was as Cadet Alex J. Stone in Major Payne.

Karyn Parsons

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The film co stars Karyn Parsons, Steven Martini and Michael Ironside.
Parsons also starred in the 1995 film Major Payne opposite Damon Wayans.

The Private War of Major Benson

The film is a loose remake of the war film of 1955, The Private War of Major Benson, starring Charlton Heston.
The film has not been remade, but its basic premise was done twice in the following forty years, such as Hard Knox (1984) for TV and most notably with Major Payne (1995), which was also filmed by Universal Pictures.

Orlando Brown (actor)

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He is best known for his roles as Eddie in That's So Raven, 3J in Family Matters, Tiger in Major Payne, Max in Two of a Kind, Damey Wayne in the short-lived Waynehead, Dobbs in Max Keeble's Big Move, and Frankie in Eddie's Million Dollar Cook-Off.

Chris Owen (actor)

Chris Owen
After that, he appeared in numerous films of the '90s, like Major Payne, Black Sheep, Can't Hardly Wait, She's All That, October Sky, and the 1995 film Angus, the first of five films with longtime friend and collaborator Charlie Talbert.

Andrew Leeds (actor)

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Leeds appeared in the movie A Pig's Tale produced by Polygram Filmed Entertainment and as Cadet Dotson in the Universal Studios movie Major Payne starring Damon Wayans.

Albert Hall (actor)

Albert Hall
Other films Hall appeared in during that decade include Major Payne (1995), Devil in a Blue Dress (1995), Courage Under Fire (1996) and Beloved (1998).

Dean Lorey

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Dean Lorey (born November 17, 1967) is an American writer whose projects include movies such as Major Payne and Animal Crackers, and television shows which include My Wife and Kids, Arrested Development, The Crazy Ones, Those Who Can't, Powerless and iZombie.

Craig Safan

Craig Safan (born December 17, 1948 in Los Angeles, California) is an American composer for film and television, whose biggest scores include The Last Starfighter, Mr. Wrong, Stand and Deliver, Fade to Black, Major Payne, Remo Williams: The Adventure Begins, and music to the TV series Cheers, for which he won numerous ASCAP awards.

Michael Ironside

The film co stars Karyn Parsons, Steven Martini and Michael Ironside.

Charlton Heston

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The film is a loose remake of the war film of 1955, The Private War of Major Benson, starring Charlton Heston.

United States Marine Corps

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U.S. Marine Corps Major Benson Winifred Payne, a hardened Marine, returns from a violent but successful drug raid in South America, only to find out that he was once again not promoted to lieutenant colonel.

Military discharge

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Payne receives an honorable discharge on the grounds that "the wars of the world are no longer fought on the battlefield", and that his military skills are no longer needed.

Domestic violence

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To help adjust, he applies for a job as a police officer; however, during the test to see how applicants handle domestic violence disputes, he overreacts and repeatedly slaps the man who hit his wife in the scenario.

Virginia

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Payne arrives at Madison Preparatory School in Virginia, and is informed by the principal that his job is to train the Junior Reserve Officers' Training Corps "green boys", a disorderly group of delinquents and outcasts who have placed last in the Virginia Military Games eight years running.

Junior Reserve Officers' Training Corps

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Payne arrives at Madison Preparatory School in Virginia, and is informed by the principal that his job is to train the Junior Reserve Officers' Training Corps "green boys", a disorderly group of delinquents and outcasts who have placed last in the Virginia Military Games eight years running.

Bosnia and Herzegovina

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Payne is asked to return to the Marines to fight in Bosnia, but his deployment means he will miss the Military Games and disappoint the boys and Emily.