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18 Again! (1988)

By means of an accident the soul of David and his swinging grandfather get swapped. While the grandfather's body is still in coma, he enjoys having a young body again and repairs some facts... See full summary »

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Art Teacher
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By means of an accident the soul of David and his swinging grandfather get swapped. While the grandfather's body is still in coma, he enjoys having a young body again and repairs some facts in David's life, who he finds not to be self-confident enough. Written by Tom Zoerner <Tom.Zoerner@informatik.uni-erlangen.de>

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Be careful what you wish for... it just might come true! See more »


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8 April 1988 (USA)  »

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Eighteen Again!  »

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$1,475,645 (USA) (10 April 1988)

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$2,567,099 (USA)
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Trivia

In George Burns's last starring role; he played an 81-year-old when he was already 92. See more »

Goofs

For David's big race, Charlie gives him the running shoes that he wore back in 1928, however the leather on sixty year old shoes would have deteriorated to point that the shoes would be unusable. See more »

Quotes

David Watson: I don't want to hit a lady, Horton, but I wouldn't mind hitting her.
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Referenced in The Cinema Snob: Top Dog (2015) See more »

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She's A Hunchback
Performed by The Dickies
Written by Leonard Phillips & Stan Lee
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18...or 81?
16 May 2001 | by (seattle) – See all my reviews

This is the best movie of all the switched personality movies. It's so funny because its true! The funniest part was when that old guy did the dance at the party and all the girls wanted to go out with him. I hope I can do that when I'm 81! This is the best thing Charlie Schlater has done since "Fish Police". I think everyone should go out and see "18 Again!", again!


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