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Release Date:
August 1983 (USA) See more »
It's the funniest, sexiest, craziest comedy around!!! See more »
An ordinary sex-starved teenager and his friends start secretly video recording high school girls and their activity irks the community, as well as their principal. | Add synopsis »
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Martin Yost ... Alex Carson
Heather Kennedy ... Sally Clark
Jeff Edmond ... Nicholas Byers
Kathy Brickmeier ... Marilyn White
Mark Alan Ferri ... Richard Byers
C.K. Bibby ... Mr. White (as Charles King Bibby)

Terry Loughlin ... Mr. Carson
Caroline McDonald ... Mrs. Carson
Sue Satoris ... Mrs. White
Kim Saunders ... Prostitute
Dan Thompson ... Chuck Sugar
Peggy Van Dyke ... Hostess
Amrita Bost ... Nude Girl with Flamethrower
Tim Bost ... Reverend Hargus

Steve Boles ... Store Customer
Mark Alton Rose ... Ricky Schramm (as Mark Rose)
John Rudy ... Blimp Pilot
Buzz Atwood ... Party Guest
Allison Pitts ... Party Guest
Larry Barry ... Party Guest
Bill Jones ... Party Guest
Jack Davis ... Party Guest
Mary Featherston ... Party Guest / Girl Reading Dictionary
Fred Stevenson ... Mr. Steptoe
Steve Fleming ... Chuck's Friend
Mark Hannah ... Guy with Lighter
David Rudisill ... Street People
Sheila Rudisill ... Street People
Cindy Balinger Brinkley ... Street People
Pete Wallace ... Street People
Patty Blackwell ... Girl Reading Dictionary
William Olsen ... Cartoon Voice (voice)
Gina Sain ... Cartoon Voice / Secretary
Willie Thompson ... Cartoon Voice (voice)
Steve Smith ... Video Store Clerk
Paul Assion ... Convenience Store Clerk
Art Gerard ... Alex's Friend
Steve Robinson ... Alex's Friend
Todd Gorelick ... Alex's Friend

Steve Howard ... Mr. Harris the Neighbor
Suzan Greene ... College Girl in Dorm
Brenda Jarrott ... College Girl in Dorm
Denise Linville ... College Girl in Dorm
Marion Roberson ... College Girl in Dorm
Berit Anderson ... Girls' Track Team
Catherine Dale ... Girls' Track Team
Linda Hodges ... Girls' Track Team
Gena Miller ... Girls' Track Team
Jackie Mullins ... Girls' Track Team
Libby Robinson ... Girls' Track Team
Corrine Sral ... Girls' Track Team
Ralph Connor Jr. ... Coach
The Late Bronze Age ... Party Band
Robert McMillan ... Thief at Party
Bryan Elsom ... Taxi Driver
Aaron Lewis ... Satellite Dish Installer
Bill Biggs ... Nude Man in Mask
Fran Taylor ... Librarian
Jevon Morris ... Boy with Radio
John Tucker ... Irate Driver

Directed by
William Olsen 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
William Olsen  writer

Produced by
William Olsen .... producer
Michael Rothschild .... executive producer
Phil Smoot .... associate producer
Original Music by
Ricky Keller 
Cinematography by
Austin McKinney 
Film Editing by
William Olsen 
Production Management
Amy McGary .... production coordinator
Jan Thompson .... production manager
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Phil Smoot .... assistant director (uncredited)
Art Department
Rhoda E. Neal .... property master (as Rhoda Neal)
Sound Department
Michel Carton .... sound mixer
Special Effects by
Austin McKinney .... special monitor effects
Camera and Electrical Department
Don Cely .... lighting: second unit
Randy Whiteland .... gaffer
Editorial Department
Lawrence Mischel .... negative matching
Other crew
Paul Assion .... production assistant
Susan Bumbarger .... location liaison
Barbara Dixon .... additional dialogue
Worth Keeter .... production advisor (as Worth Keeter III)

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"American Voyeur" - USA (alternative title)
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96 min
Aspect Ratio:
1.66 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Filming Locations:

Did You Know?

DIRCAMEO [William Olsen]: Satellite adjustment man in pink suit.See more »
Crew or equipment visible: Boom microphone shadow visible on wall when the boys are watching the videotape in a room at school.See more »
Movie Connections:
References "Magnum, P.I." (1980)See more »
Yield to the RightSee more »


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2 out of 5 people found the following review useful.
Silly but harmless, 16 July 2001

Simple-minded sex farce aims for sly smiles. On that level, it is amiable enough. All the actors seem to be having a genial enough time. There's not much else to tell -- just silly suburban hijinks, but nothing I found particularly offensive, or particularly interesting. But it was on a local UHF station while I worked out at a hotel gym, and for that it filled the bill nicely.

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