(also known as Babes Ahoy
) is a 1989 No Budget
comedy film starring Adam Sandler
in his first ever movie role, even two years before he became popular on Saturday Night Live
. In this movie, Sandler stars as Shecky Moskowitz
, an Idiot Hero
who dreams of becoming a stand-up comedian on a New Orleans
cruise ship. Unfortunately, he discovers the ship's comedian is actually a notorious Jerk Ass
named Dickie Diamond, who always gets the girls and is so jealous of Shecky. So Shecky struggles to become the ship's top comedian instead of Dickie.
The film is on the IMDB 100 worst movies list, and Adam Sandler doesn't even acknowledge its existence on his website.
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