MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 3,167 this week

Big Man on Campus (1989)

 -  Comedy | Fantasy  -  March 1989 (USA)
6.0
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.0/10 from 1,044 users  
Reviews: 32 user | 3 critic

In this version of "The Hunchback of Notre Dame", a hunchback is found living in the bell tower of UCLA. He is put on trial and made to go through tests. One of the research doctors falls for him, and he falls for her in the end.

Director:

(as Jeremy Paul Kagan)

Writer:

0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

From $2.99 on Amazon Instant Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 38 titles
created 20 Jan 2011
 
a list of 36 titles
created 28 Jan 2012
 
a list of 2 titles
created 02 Feb 2012
 
a list of 458 titles
created 17 Feb 2013
 
a list of 10000 titles
created 3 months ago
 

Related Items


Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Big Man on Campus (1989)

Big Man on Campus (1989) on IMDb 6/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Big Man on Campus.

User Polls

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Campus Man (1987)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  

Todd Barret is an aspiring businessman. He's got what it takes, but what he doesn't have is enough money to stay in college. So he cooks up a plan to make the first ever all male sports ... See full summary »

Director: Ron Casden
Stars: John Dye, Steven Lyon, Morgan Fairchild
Action | Drama | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

WWII...1942, There's a savage 12-day fight for survival as the infantry of British Field Marshal Montgomery's Eighth Army fights against German Field Marshal Rommel's fabled Afrika Korps in the windswept Libyan Desert. In HD.

Director: Giorgio Ferroni
Stars: Frederick Stafford, George Hilton, Michael Rennie
Hollow Point (1996)
Action | Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Livingston is trying to merge the Russians, Chinese and Italian gangsters into one group with huge amounts of money and power. FBI agent Susan and DEA agent Max are trying to stop them.

Director: Sidney J. Furie
Stars: Thomas Ian Griffith, Tia Carrere, John Lithgow
Living Hell (TV Movie 2008)
Action | Horror | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

A mild-mannered teacher and a hazmat specialist have to figure out how to stop an unstoppable creature who feeds on light and energy, and moves with exponential speed, before it destroys everything in its path.

Director: Richard Jefferies
Stars: Johnathon Schaech, Erica Leerhsen, James McDaniel
Chameleon (1995)
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

A government agent who had retired comes out to try to find a druglord who had his family murdered. However, as he assumes various roles, his chief becomes concerned about him as he starts ... See full summary »

Director: Michael Pavone
Stars: Anthony LaPaglia, Kevin Pollak, Melora Hardin
Talea (2013)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Summertime. Everybody is excited to go on vacation to Italy. Everybody but Jasmin. Jasmin is yearning something... See full synopsis »

Director: Katharina Mückstein
Stars: Lili Epply, Eva-Maria Gintsberg, Philipp Hochmair
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

A Jewish family and a homosexual doctor suffer persecution in Fascist Italy. Based on a novel by Giorgio Bassani.

Director: Giuliano Montaldo
Stars: Philippe Noiret, Rupert Everett, Valeria Golino
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
Director: Patrick Sheane Duncan
Stars: Nicholas Cascone, Melora Hardin, Kimberley Kates
Comedy

Back in 1968, a one-hit wonder rock band from Appleton, Wisconsin vanished in a plane crash somewhere in the Swiss Alps. Now, 50 years later, the aircraft has just been discovered with the ... See full summary »

Director: Allan Katz
Stars: Josh Duvendeck, Kyle S. More, Matt Cook
Ausgerechnet Sex! (TV Movie 2011)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
Director: Andi Niessner
Stars: Valerie Niehaus, Tom Beck, Judith Rosmair
Fremdgehen (TV Movie 2010)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Director: Jeanette Wagner
Stars: Antje Schmidt, Thomas Sarbacher, Tanya Barut
The Carrier (1988)
Drama | Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

The main character is stricken with a horrible disease, but it doesn't affect him. It spreads to every inamimate object that he touches, and then if another person touches the object, they ... See full summary »

Director: Nathan J. White
Stars: Gregory Fortescue, Stevie Lee, Steve Dixon
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Bob Maloogaloogaloogaloogalooga (Hunchback)
...
Alex
...
Diane Girard
...
Cathy
...
Stanley Hoyle
...
Dr. Fisk
...
Dr. Webster
...
Judge Ferguson
Bill Morey ...
Dean Crawford
Adrew Block ...
Miles Cohen
...
Dr. Oberlander
Sam Assaid ...
Server
Steven Barr ...
First Reporter
Catherine Bergstrom ...
Lady with Child
Nat Bernstein ...
Bailiff
Edit

Storyline

A suspicious hunchback is spying through a scope on the UCLA campus from a tower which he makes his home out of, when his eye catches a beautiful girl. He lustfully keeps his eye on her until he sees her being violently pushed away while trying to stop a guy from beating up her boyfriend. This makes the hunchback mad and he makes himself known by swinging from a rope Tarzan style onto the campus and attacks the man who pushed the girl away. The hunchback is later taken into custody by campus officials and is later examined by the campus professors, Cathy, the beautiful girl, and Alex, her boyfriend. While on a ride back to the campus, the hunchback escapes the police car and is being chased by Alex, Cathy, and one of the professors riding along with them, Dr. Webster. He leads the trio to his tower and shows them the whole place. Dr. Webster then feels that it's best for him to stay there and he, along with Cathy, asks Alex to stay with the hunchback. After a long argument, Alex ... Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy | Fantasy

Certificate:

PG-13 | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

March 1989 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Hunchback  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Although the film's original title was "The Hunchback of UCLA," it was actually shot across town at the University of Southern California (UCLA's rival). See more »

Quotes

Diane Gerard: What's this?
Bob Maloogaloogaloogaloogalooga: Dress.
Dr. Webster: And who wears the dress?
Bob Maloogaloogaloogaloogalooga: Pope.
See more »

Connections

Version of Kampanerang kuba (1974) See more »

Soundtracks

Beauty's Only Skin Deep
Performed By 'Aswad'
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Cute Movie....
2 April 1999 | by (Manchester, NH) – See all my reviews

....but definitely belongs on Comedy Central's "Mastercheese Theater", which is where I always seem to catch this movie every time it's on. :-)

I think the movie is cute, although I don't know if it deserves the star rating it had when I looked up this movie. Bob is funny, I will give him credit for. I think Cory Parker was trying a little too hard to be Woody Allen with a lot of his lines in this film. It could have been better, but it is a good time killer.


3 of 4 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
When will it be available on DVD? Olivia508
Best Line klknowles6
Can anyone tell me who's on the sound track tanispepe
This is one of the funniest movies!!!! ddryerson
The Guaranteed Way To Pick Up Single Women ThisisMario007
If you still cant find a copy of this great film anywhere.... agankastbooking
Discuss Big Man on Campus (1989) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?