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 overview, first billed only:
Duncan (as Christopher 'Kid' Reid)
Christopher Martin ...
Blade (as Christopher 'Play' Martin)
Andre Rosey Brown ...
Jail Guard
Duncan's Dad
Duncan's Mom
Blade's Mom
Parole Officer Reichert
Tony Simotes ...
Dr. Oppenheimer
Jeff Jensen ...
Prison Guard (as Scott Jensen)
Simply Marvalous ...
Miss Jackson
Jack 'The Rapper' Gibson ...
Raye Birk ...
Principal Kratz
Miss Simpson
Latin Student
Gabe Green ...


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 <>

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

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Release Date:

5 June 1992 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Bukta van  »

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$7,500,000 (estimated)


$13,272,113 (USA)

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1.85 : 1
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School filmed is Van Nuys High School in Van Nuys, CA. See more »


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 »


Popsicle: You're not my man. You're not my man. You're a genius.
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References The Nutty Professor (1963) See more »


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Written by Sami McKinney and Keith Eaddy
Produced by Sami McKinney and Danny Sembello (as Daniel Sembello)
Performed by Lisa Taylor
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By Arrangement with Warner Special Products
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4 June 1999 | by (Stockholm, Sweden) – See all my reviews

I loved this movie !! It's funny and heartwarming, and the soundtrack is great, just like the entire movie.

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