SQUAD GOALS: 7 Skilled Teams from Movies You Should Have On Speed Dial

With the Ghostbusters returning to theaters, it got us thinking about which famous movie teams we’d call when we needed a hand.  Here are 7 talented teams from movies who know how to get the job done.

There are a few obvious numbers to have handy on your phone.

If your house is on fire, you call the local fire department.  If you break your arm, you call the paramedics.

But what about those trickier situations – like when you have to move your large vault across town in a timely fashion. Who are you gonna call then?

Here is a list of 7 highly-capable teams from movies that you need in your contacts.


1. The Ghostbusters

Original Ghostbusters

The Movie: Ghostbusters (1984) and Ghostbusters (2016)
When to Call Them: Your favorite childhood snack turns against you.


2. Ocean’s Eleven


The Movie: Ocean’s 11 (2001)
When to Call Them: You’re tired of throwing away all your money at blackjack during your Vegas trips.


3. The Expendables

The Expendables

The Movie: The Expendables (2010), The Expendables 2 (2012), The Expendables 3 (2014)
When to Call Them: You want to start a war with a small country.  Or just hang out and play darts.


4. Charlie’s Angels


The Movie: Charlie’s Angels (2000)
When to Call Them: If you ever find yourself on the wrong side of a street fight, you won’t find better-equipped (or better-looking) backup than the Angels.


5. The TuneSquad

Space Jam

The Movie: Space Jam (1996)
When to Call Them: Maybe your best player just blindsided you by jumping ship to Golden State and you need to bring in some fresh blood.


6. The Tropic Thunder Cast: Tugg Speedman, Jeff Portnoy, Kirk Lazarus & Alpa Chino

Tropic Thunder

The Movie: Tropic Thunder (2008)
When to Call Them: Need a cast for your new movie? Whether it’s a comedy, drama, or action epic – these are the guys to call if you want to walk the red carpet.


7. The Channel 4 News Team


The Movie: Anchorman (2004) and Anchorman 2 (2013)
When to Call Them: Having some trouble with a few local business competitors? These guys will get your back (just don’t touch the hair or face).