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My Science Project (1985)

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Michael and Ellie break into a military junkyard to find a science project for Michael's class, and discover a strange glowing orb which absorbs electricity. When the orb begins to blend ... See full summary »

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Cast

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Michael Harlan
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Ellie Sawyer
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Vince Latello
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Sherman
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Detective Isadore Nulty
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Lew Harlan
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Dolores
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Bob Roberts
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Irene
Beau Dremann ...
Matusky
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Crystal
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Vincent Barbour ...
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Robert Beer ...
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Storyline

Michael and Ellie break into a military junkyard to find a science project for Michael's class, and discover a strange glowing orb which absorbs electricity. When the orb begins to blend past, present, and future, its up to Michael and Ellie to stop the orb and save mankind. Written by Michael Silva <silvamd@cleo.bc.edu>

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The funniest sci-fi movie of the summer. See more »


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9 August 1985 (USA)  »

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Mi proyecto científico  »

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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

When science teacher Bob Roberts (Dennis Hopper) returns from the 1960s, he's wearing the same costume that Hopper wore when he played Billy in Easy Rider (1969). See more »

Goofs

The amount and coverage of the cream/flour on the GTO change throughout the movie. See more »

Quotes

Vince Latello: I'm cool, you're cool, we're cool, thank you, good night!
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Crazy Credits

The closing credits are shown over still-photos from the film. A couple of the photos are from scenes not included in the film, or alternate takes of scenes used in the film. Also, three brief scenes filmed for the movie but not included in the final cut are shown. The credits end with Vince Latello's smiling mugshot from the film. See more »

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References Christine (1983) See more »

Soundtracks

My Mind's Made Up
Words and Music by Bob Held / Bill Heller
Performed by Steve Johnstad
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good story
16 October 1998 | by (Paris, Illinois) – See all my reviews

I thought this movie had potential. I liked the story and everything but it didn't seem to come together. The actors were good and another reason to see this movie was the "Goat". The movie contains a blown '68 GTO. Maybe that's the reason I liked the movie as much as I did, but I still think it's worth seeing.


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