Maxwell and Perry are forced in Military School after they've gone too far.

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Max Mendelsson
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Perry Barnett (as Wally Ward)
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Maj. Biff Woods
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Sgt. Andrea Pritchett
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Mary Beth
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Jai
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Mrs. Mendelsson
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General Edward 'Ed' Woods
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Col. Frierick
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Judge Daley
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Mr. Mendelsson
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Col. Felix Long Sr.
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Felix Long, Jr.
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"Police Academy"-style comedy set in a military school. Two errant high-school students are ordered by a judge to spend a year at a prestigious military academy, where one of the cadets finds out who is responsible for a spate of midnight thefts. Written by Mark Lennon

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George Clooney's film debut. See more »

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When Maxwell puts the sticker onto the back of the army truck, its almost straight. When it drives away, it's at an angle. See more »

Quotes

Maj. Biff Woods: What are you all doing in my room? And what's this forest is doing in my room?
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Burning Down The House
Written by David Byrne, Chris Frantz, Jerry Harrison and Tina Weymouth
Performed by Kregg Nance
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A funny film with plenty of laughs
2 April 1999 | by (Tennessee) – See all my reviews

This 1986 made for TV movie never intended to be a classic, but there are plenty of funny bits. An all star cast (basically old TV show stars) support this film in which 2 misfits are sent off to military school after a prank pulled on city workers. There they are taught discipline and it is funny how these two try to defy authority with their old hi-jinks. Ladies, George Clooney gives a decent performance as an army major, in a subplot with his father. There are many laughs and there are some serious tones as well. Not for everyone, but a good film for a laugh. Underrated in my opinion.


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