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Combat High (1986)

TV Movie  -   -  Comedy  -  23 November 1986 (USA)
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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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Interpreter
Tina Caspary ...
Mary Beth
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Jai
Kevin Haley ...
Kevin
Jesse Welles ...
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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Storyline

"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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This academy picks up where "Police Academy" left off! IT'S NOT JUST A SCHOOL, IT'S A RIOT! See more »

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23 November 1986 (USA)  »

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Combat Academy  »

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Trivia

Originally called Combat High when it premiered on NBC in 1986. Due to Neal Israel's connection with Police Academy (1984) it was renamed Combat Academy when the film went into syndication. See more »

Goofs

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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Soundtracks

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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