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Spring Break -- From wet T-shirt contests and drinking games in the local bars, to belly flop and swimsuit contests poolside, and bikini-clad beach-goers, this '80s time-capsule is like a travelogue for Fort Lauderdale: the place for college students to cut loose and have fun.  Adam Stern (Perry Lang) and Nelson Dalby, Jr. (David Knell) are naive college students who have come to Fort Lauderdale to perform the..

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Director:
Writer:
David Smilow (written by)
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Release Date:
25 March 1983 (USA) See more »
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Tagline:
Like it's really, totally, the most fun a couple of bodies can have. You know?
Plot:
Two sets of two college guys spend a spring break together in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. There they have lots of fun in and out of the sun. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
User Reviews:
This is how all college guys should live!!!!!!!!!! See more (45 total) »

Cast

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Directed by
Sean S. Cunningham 
 
Writing credits
David Smilow (written by)

Produced by
Sean S. Cunningham .... producer
Barbara De Fina .... associate producer
Milton Herson .... executive producer
Mitch Leigh .... executive producer
Kim Wolf .... location producer
 
Original Music by
Harry Manfredini 
 
Cinematography by
Steven Poster (director of photography)
 
Film Editing by
Susan E. Cunningham  (as Susan Cunningham)
 
Casting by
Julie Hughes 
Barry Moss 
 
Production Design by
Virginia Field 
 
Art Direction by
Nicholas J. Romanac  (as Nicholas Romanac)
 
Set Decoration by
Tom Coll 
 
Costume Design by
Susan Denison 
Sara Denning 
 
Makeup Department
Irene Aparicio .... hair stylist
Elizabeth Lambert .... makeup artist
 
Production Management
Barbara De Fina .... unit production manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Dustin Bernard .... second assistant director
Brian E. Frankish .... first assistant director (as Brian Frankish)
 
Art Department
Charles Guanci .... property master
William Kellow .... scenic artist
 
Sound Department
Scott Blynder .... boom operator
Lee Dichter .... sound re-recordist
Bernard Hajdenberg .... sound editor
Kevin Meehan .... boom operator
Kim H. Ornitz .... sound mixer (as Kim Ornitz)
Ron Kalish .... sound editor (uncredited)
 
Stunts
Jay Amor .... stunts
James Bates .... stunts
Courtney Brown .... stunts
Charles Buie .... stunts
Alex Edlin .... stunts (as Alexander Edlin)
Bob Kenaston .... stunts
Mike Kirton .... stunts
Artie Malesci .... stunt coordinator (as Arti Malesci)
Artie Malesci .... stunts (as Arti Malesci)
Marc Mercury .... stunts (as Mark Mercury)
Jeff Moldovan .... stunts
Peter Tors .... stunts
David Rigby .... stunt coordinator (uncredited)
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Rick Anderson .... camera operator
James H. Armfield .... still photographer (as James Armfield)
William D. Barber .... first assistant camera
Bert Bertolami .... grip best boy
Jerry Bertolami .... dolly grip
Robert Heine .... second assistant camera
Perry A. Jones .... key grip
Robert Lewine .... still photographer
Walter G. Morris Jr. .... gaffer
David P. Robinson .... electric best boy
Egon Stephan Jr. .... second assistant camera (as Egon Stephan)
 
Casting Department
Linda Francis .... casting: Los Angeles
Peter Golden .... casting associate
Dee Miller .... extras casting
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Mary Lou Byrd .... wardrobe
Vivian Cocheo .... wardrobe
 
Editorial Department
Guy Barresi .... assistant editor
Jay Keuper .... first assistant editor
Angie Ross .... additional editor
 
Music Department
Vern Carlson .... music editor
 
Other crew
Kathleen Bertolami .... location auditor
Steve Braun .... production assistant
Adam Brightman .... production assistant
T. Rafael Cimino .... marine coordinator
Jack Cowden .... script supervisor
Susan Eastman .... local coordinator
Christine Georgopulo .... production assistant
Jeffrey J. Kiehlbauch .... production assistant (as Jeffrey Kiehlbauch)
Mark Lafata .... extras coordinator
Roger Minami .... choreographer
Dan Perri .... title designer
Michael Robinson .... production assistant
Cynthia Streit .... production office coordinator (as Cynthia E. Streit)
Steven Zeller .... unit publicist
 

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Runtime:
102 min
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Color (Metrocolor)
Aspect Ratio:
1.85 : 1 See more »
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Did You Know?

Trivia:
Some American movie posters for the film featured a coming soon tagline which prominently stated at the bottom "Coming March 25".See more »
Goofs:
Factual errors: None of Nelson's advice to Susie on how to play Galaga has anything to do with the real-life video game. The classic Galaga did not feature thrusters, shields, pulsars, photon blasts, hyperspace, or gamma darts.See more »
Quotes:
Ernest Dalby:Now step aside.
Nelson:Damn it, I said no. I'm through stepping aside for you. And that goes for getting pushed around, held back and screwed over too.
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Movie Connections:
Soundtrack:
Here Comes TroubleSee more »

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14 out of 22 people found the following review useful.
This is how all college guys should live!!!!!!!!!!, 2 April 2001
Author: Ramom Rotta

SUN!!Ladies!!Beer!!! This movie shows exactly a dream life!!!!What is better than spend some days chasing girls, drinking beer and chasing more girls and drinking more beer!!!!!!!!!! i think that every guy who wants to enjoy his life should see this movie to learn how to behave during vacations!!!Only the big nerds don't like this one!!!! Please Hollywood stop making boring movies with guys searching for the love of their lives!!When you are 20 21 you don't love girls!!!You love taking them to bed and drinking all day!!!!!!!!!!!I want the 80's movies style again!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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