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Class of 1999 (1989)

R  |   |  Action, Horror, Sci-Fi  |  11 May 1990 (USA)
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Robot teachers have been secretly placed in the schools where the students have run riot. The teachers do a good job of controlling the unruly youngsters, until they go too far and some ... See full summary »

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Christie Langford (as Traci Lin)
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Dr. Miles Langford
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Dr. Bob Forrest
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Mr. Hardin
Darren E. Burrows ...
Sonny
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Angel (as Joshua Miller)
Sharon Wyatt ...
Janice Culp
James Medina ...
Hector (as Jimmy Medina Taggert)
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Curt
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Flavio (as Brent Fraser)
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Dawn
Sean Hagerty ...
Reedy
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Robot teachers have been secretly placed in the schools where the students have run riot. The teachers do a good job of controlling the unruly youngsters, until they go too far and some students get suspicious. Written by Rob Hartill

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Hired to Teach. Programmed to Kill. See more »

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Action | Horror | Sci-Fi

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11 May 1990 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

A Guerra dos Donos do Amanhã  »

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$5,200,000 (estimated)

Gross:

$2,459,895 (USA)
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Malcolm McDowell only worked for two days on this film. See more »

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The position of the writing on the basketball changes between shots. See more »

Quotes

Hector: How are us Latins gonna learn English if the teachers don't show up?
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References The Jetsons (1962) See more »

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Underground
Written & Performed by John Moore
Published by Polygram Music
Courtesy of Polydor Records
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* * * Out Of Five
18 March 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

In 1999 (I think) things have gotten so bad that as a last resort, robots have been brought in to teach students. This is all thanks to Bob Forrest (Stacy Keach) who hopes that he can sell his robots to other problem ridden schools, however when the robots (John P. Ryan, Pam Grier and Patrick Kilpatrick) starting killing students for being late and start pitting gangs against each other, it's up to Cody (Bradley Gregg) to reunite the gangs and waste the "George Jetson nightmare!" Also the robots have killed his brothers and kidnapped his girlfriend Kristi (Traci Lin) so Cody's looking for revenge in this exciting and admittedly silly actioner. There are few genres that amuse me more than deadly teachers whipping bad kids in shape. The Principal, Substitute movies and so forth are sources of guilty pleasures, Class 99 is no different, since the androids are played by cool actors such as John P. Ryan, Pam Grier and Patrick Kilpatrick. The teenagers themselves don't really convince as punks but there is lots of action and it's all directed with the most possible gore, this was after all from Mark L. Lester (Commando and Showdown In Little Tokyo) so despite the obvious fact that this movie is even more poorly made than it's own sequel (Which stars Kickboxer 2's Sasha Mitchell) the fact is that this far more entertaining and is perfect for those who hate teenagers and want to see them get disposed of in the most grisly way. I for one find that to be great entertainment.

3/5 Matt Bronson


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