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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
Rick Ducommun ...
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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Rated PG-13 for sensuality and sex-related dialogue | See all certifications »
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5 June 1992 (USA)  »

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$7,500,000 (estimated)

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$13,272,113 (USA)
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Trivia

Last movie we see Kid's famous hi hair. See more »

Goofs

When the real Duncan is kicking the field goals look at the goal posts and notice the old rusty one and the new pretty one. See more »

Quotes

Blade: [Blade pulls off his gold tooth cap] Here, take this.
Duncan: That's not hygienic!
Blade: I'll give you hygienic! Take it!
Duncan: [Duncan puts gold tooth cap on] Oh yeah, fits like a charm.
Blade: Only one more thing we got to take care of.
Duncan: What's that?
Blade: [Blade points to Duncan's hair] That.
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References If Looks Could Kill (1991) See more »

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A Class Act II (Rap Version)
Written by Vassal Benford, Wilbert B. Milo, Calvin Brown and DJ Quik (as David M. Blake)
Produced by DJ Quik
Performed by Penthouse Players
Courtesy of Ruthless Records
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My all time favourite.
2 January 2007 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

This is my all time favourite film, so I am slightly biased! The reason I love this film is the moment in time it encapsulates & the comedy throughout is very funny. For me early 90's culture was an intriguing time. From the brightly coloured attire to the strong soundtrack. From Plays car 'Lucille' :)to the rib tickling examples of high school life which everyone can relate to in some form or other. The plot is easy watching, it just rolls along nicely.

There is an error in the car chase scene which I spotted. Play drives the car into the back of Minks Jaguar & crumples the front of 'Lucille' however in the next scene the front of the car is restored to its former glory :)

If you want a trip down memory lane to the flamboyant culture of the early 90's, and a reminder of how it was at school during those terrible teens, then this comedy with Kid n Play and a few other familiar faces ('Doug. E Doug' who went on to do Cool Runnings) ('Karyn Parsons' - Hilary in Fresh Prince Of Bell Air) (Pauly Shore who plays the unforgettable role of the hippy) this film is a good watch.


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