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?
The erotic reading performed by Dr. Turner (Sally Kellerman) at the beginning of her literature class is from the ending of the James Joyce novel, Ulysses. See more
When the football team confronts Derek, Jason is standing more towards Lou near the booth. When the football player picks up Derek, Jason is now behind Derek. In the next shot when Thorton steps in, Jason is back near Lou. See more
Actually, I'd like to join you, but I have class tonight.
Oh. How 'bout tomorrow night?
I have class then, too.
I'll tell you what, then. Why don't you call me some time when you have no class?
Alright. Maybe I will.
The end credits begin with the message: "For Estelle. Thanks so much." This is a dedication to Estelle Endler, Rodney Dangerfield's manager and one of the executive producers of the film, who died during production. See more
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