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Moving Violations (1985)

 -  Comedy  -  19 April 1985 (USA)
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The goofy students of a remedial drivers education class find themselves butting heads with their abusive police instructors.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
John Murray ...
Dana Cannon
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Amy Hopkins
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Deputy Halik
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Scott Greeber
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Wink Barnes
Clara Peller ...
Emma Jean
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Joan Pudillo
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Mrs. Loretta Houk
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Terrence 'Doc' Williams
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Deputy Virginia Morris
Nadine Van der Velde ...
Stephanie McCarty
Ben Mittleman ...
Spencer Popadophalos
Victor Campos ...
Raoul Bienveneda
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Jeff Roth (as Willard Pugh)
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Judge Nedra Henderson
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Storyline

A group of careless and unlucky drivers are sentenced to attend traffic school to keep their records clean. Mistreated by inept and cruel police instructors, a smart-alecky teen leads the group in revenge against their tormentors. Written by Steve Derby <sderby@sdeco.com>

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This movie's been clocked at 55 laughs per minute! See more »

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Release Date:

19 April 1985 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Akademia ruchu  »

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$10,600,000 (USA)
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Trivia

Neal Israel:  As a commuter. See more »

Goofs

During the chase sequence when they are entering the Police convention Judge Nedra Henderson can be seen wearing heels, when they leave the convention you can clearly see she is wearing tennis shoes. Later when they are entering the police station to see the Chief she is wearing heels again. See more »

Quotes

[Halik pees in his pants as an 18 wheeler crashes into the traffic school's Chevrolet Malibu test car]
Dana Cannon: It's like I always say: When the going gets tough, the tough get going in their pants.
[Amy, Wink, and Jeff laughs; Halik covers his area]
Deputy Halik: [turns cross] Go ahead and laugh. None of you gonna finish Traffic School anyway. You're gonna all fail. And I guarantee you: None of you will ever see your cars again.
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Every Boy's Got One
Performed by Julie Brown
Written by Julie Brown, Charlie Coffey and Sterling Smith
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Funniest move ever!!!!!!
19 February 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This is the funniest movie I have ever seen in my life. I have never laughed so hard at a movie in my life. The movie is so stupid that it is hilarious. The characters are unforgettable and they all fit in well together to make this movie so funny. The jokes in this movie are brilliant and the acting is excellent. This is the most underrated comedy and I recommend it to anyone who wants to have some good laughs. The old lady who can't see and the hypochondriac are probably the funniest characters but Dana is really funny also. I can recite most of this movie cause I have watched it over and over again. This movie is still funny no matter how many times you watch it.


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