Mitch is one of the youngest students ever accepted to a university known for its programs for geniuses. He's partnered up with his roommate, science club legend Chris Knight, on a project to develop a high-powered laser. Together with their hyper-kinetic friends, they employ their intellects in the pursuit of bigger blasts, practical jokes, and a deeper understanding of what real genius is. When their final, functional laser is stolen by their teacher for a military weapon, they decide to get even. Written by
It's yet another in a long series of diversions in an attempt to avoid responsibility.
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Did You Know?
The background music playing during Chris' Darlington interview is an easy-jazz (or "elevator music") version of the 1972 pop song "Brandy (You're a Fine Girl)", written by Elliot Lurie and recorded by Lurie's band, "Looking Glass", on their debut album named for the band. See more
In the scene where Kent goes into Dr. Hathaways house and sees the popcorn wrapped in foil he touches it the foil is rounded and full but when the laser hits it its much flatter then begins to pop and bulges. See more
What's that smell?
[sniffs under armpit
Must be the dog, sir.
Yes sir, I know...
Well, get it away from me! I hate popcorn! I can't stand popcorn!
[Chris drops the bag of popcorn on the steps
Good. Now I know what to get you for your birthday.
Performed by The C.S. Angels
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