Rodney Dangerfield has always had the potential to be one of the funniest men in American movies, and when filmmakers have taken advantage of that potential, the results have often been hilarious. Unfortunately, LADYBUGS squanders his talents in a cheap and crude comedy.
Dangerfield stars as Chester Lee, a working joe who hopes to win a long-overdue promotion in order to have the money to marry his longtime sweetheart, Bess (Ilene Graff). In an attempt to get in good with his boss, Dave Mullen (Tom Parks), Chester agrees to take on the job of coach for the
Ladybugs, the girls' soccer team sponsored by Mullen's company. He figures the job should be easy, since th...