A high-school gym teacher has big plans for the summer, but is forced to cancel them to teach a "bonehead" English class for misfit goof-off students. Fortunately, his unconventional brand ...
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Terry Griffith has got it all -- looks, popularity, the perfect college boyfriend, and an article that's a shoo-in to win her a summer internship at the local newspaper... or so she thinks.... See full summary »
College sophomore Randy Bodek is unfocused. The only thing he knows is that he loves his roommate, Jenny Gordon, who feels unappreciated as other things in his life seem to take precedence ... See full summary »
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A high-school gym teacher has big plans for the summer, but is forced to cancel them to teach a "bonehead" English class for misfit goof-off students. Fortunately, his unconventional brand of teaching fun field trips begins to connect with them, and even inspires ardor in some. Written by
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Hundreds of youth were interviewed for the various major student roles. Director Carl Reiner has said: "The actors we picked clearly stood out from the others because they were the best. I never imagined finding a supporting group as good as this. During filming they consistently created over and above what we had given them on the written page". See more »
When Mr. Shoop is trying to convince Wondermutt that Bob has come back by cutting a new doll's head off, he says, "Wondermutt, look, I found Bob!" as he holds up the head. All the while his mouth is visible in the background and it does not move during the entire sentence. See more »
This is not a great movie and it got bad reviews, but it stays in the movie rotations of many television stations. Why? Because it is funny. Just watch it and enjoy. It is really aimed at young teens and they will probably like it best.
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