Millionaire businessman Thornton Melon is upset when his son Jason announces that he is not sure about going to college. Thornton insists that college is the best thing he never had for himself, and to prove his point, he agrees to enroll in school along with his son. Thornton is a big hit on campus: always throwing the biggest parties, knowing all the right people, but is this the way to pass college? Written by
Murray Chapman <firstname.lastname@example.org>
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Did You Know?
Kurt Vonnegut Jr.
played himself in a cameo for the film in which he is hired by Thornton Melon to write a paper on the topic of the novels of Kurt Vonnegut. As a joke, recognizing the work as not Melon's own, Professor Turner tells him, "Whoever did write this doesn't know the first thing about Kurt Vonnegut." See more
When Thornton and Lou are making the Bruce Springsteen sign, the student at the table is supposed to be writing on a poster but the marker is clearly not touching the paper. See more
[Jason enters his dorm room with Derek to see his father and Lou waiting
AAAHHH! Dad, uh... what are you doing here?
I'm robbing your room! That's what I'm doing here.
We drive 300 miles to see the kid, that's the greeting we get. Ha!
Come here, will ya? Ha ha ha.
[they both laugh and embrace
Heya. How ya doing?
Referenced in Supernatural: Swan Song
Back To School
Written by Richard Wolf
& Mark Leonard
Produced by Richard Wolf
& Mark Leonard
Performed by Jude Cole See more