In the early 1960s, Ivy League playboy Lawrence Bourne III (Tom Hanks) decides to join the Peace Corps in order to avoid massive gambling debts. But Lawrence quickly gets more than he bargained for when he's sent to Southeast Asia where he's assigned to build a bridge that attracts the attention of the CIA, the local communists, and a ruthless drug kingpin. Riotous "third world" comedy also stars John Candy, Rita Wilson, Tim Thomerson. 107 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital Surround; Subtitles: English, French, Spanish; biographies; theatrical trailer.