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Class Act (1992)

PG-13 | | Comedy | 5 June 1992 (USA)
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Duncan is a genius straight A student, Blade is juvenile delinquent. But because of a mix up with their school records, everyone thinks each is the other one. Now, Duncan kind of likes the ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Duncan (as Christopher 'Kid' Reid)
Christopher Martin ...
Blade (as Christopher 'Play' Martin)
Andre Rosey Brown ...
Jail Guard
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Duncan's Dad
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Duncan's Mom
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Blade's Mom
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Parole Officer Reichert
Tony Simotes ...
Dr. Oppenheimer
Jeff Jensen ...
Prison Guard (as Scott Jensen)
Simply Marvalous ...
Miss Jackson
Jack 'The Rapper' Gibson ...
Janitor
Raye Birk ...
Principal Kratz
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Miss Simpson
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Latin Student
Gabe Green ...
Rashid
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Duncan is a genius straight A student, Blade is juvenile delinquent. But because of a mix up with their school records, everyone thinks each is the other one. Now, Duncan kind of likes the attention from being thought of as a real bad dude, if only the school bully would stop trying to rough him up. And Blade definitely likes being thought of as important instead of as trouble, if only the teacher would stop hitting on him for a date. Written by Brian W Martz <B.Martz@Genie.com>

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for sensuality and sex-related dialogue | See all certifications »

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Budget:

$7,500,000 (estimated)

Gross:

$13,272,113 (USA)
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Trivia

In an interview on the New York morning radio show The Breakfast Club, Kid N' Play state that Class Act is the film where they mostly play characters that are close to how they are in real life and how they were when they first met, with Kid being the studious academic and Play being the street savvy one. See more »

Goofs

When Blade is taking Duncan's glasses off and giving him the gold tooth to put in his mouth, the camera switches to Blade taking the tooth out then back to Duncan saying "that's not hygienic" with the gold tooth already in his mouth. See more »

Quotes

Duncan's Mom: Dear what's the matter?
Duncan's Dad: Julie, have you ever wondered about our son's sexual... preference?
Duncan's Mom: Hee... You know, I never really was aware that he had one.
[Both laugh together]
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References If Looks Could Kill (1991) See more »

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I Found Lovin'
Written by Johnny Flippin and Michael Walker
Performed by The Fatback Band
Courtesy of Ace Records Ltd.
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Funny comedy
24 October 2002 | by (Woodbridge,VA) – See all my reviews

Class Act was a funny comedy when released in 1992. Kid & Play conuntied to make good comedy and are good comedic team. Doug E. Doug in an early sidekick role was alos very funny. My favorite scene in the movie is where Duncan is confused about slang and Blade has to explain it to him. I personally feel the filmmakers should have maybe gave Kid the Blade role and Play the Duncan but all in all still a funny movie.


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