GenreAction, Adventure, Crime Music directorGary Stockdale WriterAndy Sidaris LanguageEnglish
Release dateMarch 1987 (1987-03) CastRonn Moss (Rowdy Abilene), Dona Speir (Donna Hamilton), Hope Marie Carlton (Taryn), Harold Diamond (Jade), Rodrigo Obregón (Seth Romero), Cynthia Brimhall (Edy Stark) Similar moviesKnock Knock, Mezzo Forte, Sexy Beast, The Boy Next Door, Jamon Jamon, No Good Deed
TaglineThis Ain't No Hula!
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Hard Ticket to Hawaii is a 1987 action thriller film directed and written by Andy Sidaris, starring Ronn Moss, Dona Speir, Hope Marie Carlton, Cynthia Brimhall, and Harold Diamond. It was released on DVD on 23 October 2001.This movie stars several Playboy Playmates: Dona Speir (Miss March 1984), Hope Marie Carlton (Miss July 1985), Cynthia Brimhall (Miss October 1985), and Patty Duffek (Miss May 1984).
Two drug enforcement agents are killed on a private Hawaiian island. Donna and Taryn, two operatives for The Agency (Molokai Cargo), accidentally intercept a delivery of diamonds intended for drug lord Seth Romero, who takes exception and tries to get them back. Soon other Agency operatives get involved, and a full-scale fight to the finish ensues, complicated here and there by an escaped snake made deadly by toxic waste!
Ronn Moss as Rowdy Abilene
Dona Speir as Donna
Hope Marie Carlton as Taryn
Cynthia Brimhall as Edy
Harold Diamond as Jade
The film has a cult following due to its over-the-top violence, cheesy dialogue, unintentional humor, and overall absurdity. In 2014, Paste magazine named the film the "best B movie of all time." The film is very well known among "bad movie" lovers.