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Now You See Him, Now You Don't (1972)

A chemistry student invents a spray that makes its wearer invisible. A crook finds out about it, and plans to steal it for himself.

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Timothy Forsythe
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Richard Schuyler
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Dean Collingsgood
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A chemistry student invents a spray that makes its wearer invisible. A crook finds out about it, and plans to steal it for himself.

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WALT DISNEY Productions presents a campus caper with cops and robbers and an invisible vapor... it's hard to tell the good guys from the bad guys... cause they keep disappearing... POOOF!! See more »

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12 July 1972 (USA)  »

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Sad ga vidiš sad ga ne vidiš  »

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Some of the Medford College exterior scenes were filmed in the Disney Studios courtyard. The background buildings were the old animation buildings on the corner of Mickey Avenue and Dopey Drive. See more »

Goofs

When chasing the invisible car, Dexter tells the other college students to keep their eye or for anything. Just after that the invisible cast drives through a puddle of water on the side of the road without having any effect on the tires becoming visible again. This should have happened since water is what neutralizes the invisibly spray. See more »

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Referenced in Malcolm in the Middle: Dinner Out (2000) See more »

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charming family fun
1 December 2015 | by See all my reviews

College dean Higgins (Joe Flynn) is trying to cut the chemistry department budget. He dismisses all the science being done by the students. A lightning strike hits the lab. The next day, Dexter Riley (Kurt Russell) checks the damaged experiments and discovers an invisibility liquid. He shows his friends Richard Schuyler and Debbie Dawson. Crooked investor A.J. Arno (Cesar Romero) has bought up the college's mortgage. The Dean is clueless but the three friends suspect Arno has nefarious motives.

This is the second of the Dexter Riley movies from Disney. It is charming family fun. There is an endearing innocence about these movies. Baby-faced Kurt Russell is great. I also love the pre-CGI special effects. As a kid, I was engrossed by them. As an adult, I am enchanted by them. The story is silly but that's also part of the charm.


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