Ernest in the Army Poster

Release Date: 1998

DVD Release Date: October 1st, 2002

PG|1 hr 25 min

Plot Summary
A Persian Gulf dictator, Tufuti (Ivan Lucas), invades the country of Karifistan, subsequently plunging the United States into war. America's best soldiers respond to the call of duty. And so does good-natured bumbling yokel Ernest P. Worrell (Jim Varney). However, Ernest is anything but a conventional soldier, and he causes major military havoc. But he finds that he can help when he befriends a lost boy (Christo Davids) from Karifistan during the war.

Cast: Jim Varney, Hayley Tyson, David Muller, Christo Davids, Jeffrey Pillars, Duke Ernsberger, Ivan Lucas

Director: John Cherry III

Genres: Comedy

Keywords: Friendship, Quest, 1990s, Underdog, Rivalry, Hilarious, Lighthearted