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Getting In (1994)

Gabriel Higgs has failed to get into Johns Hopkins to study medicine. He's sixth on a list of backup candidates, and must persuade the five people ahead of him to drop out. Gabriel has a ... See full summary »

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Gabriel Higgs
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Lab Partner
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Kirby Watts
Daniel R. Gerson ...
Ross
Stan Brown ...
Professor
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Dumpster Hunter (as Sean Bridges)
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Dr. Lionel Higgs / Dr. Ezekial Higgs
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Mrs. Margaret 'Maggie' Higgs
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Proctor (as Dorothy Brown)
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Ron
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Rupert Grimm
George Lee ...
Dr. Peters
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Rachel
Roy Lind ...
Dean Stiller
Laura Cathey ...
Jubilant Student
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Gabriel Higgs has failed to get into Johns Hopkins to study medicine. He's sixth on a list of backup candidates, and must persuade the five people ahead of him to drop out. Gabriel has a family tradition to live up to. Things don't go to plan. Written by Rob Hartill

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Med School - the price of admission is murder.


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Rated R for language and some violence | See all certifications »
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7 December 1994 (USA)  »

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According to director Doug Liman, the title sequence was shot for $500 using his out-of-pocket funds. He brought the cat along to chase the rats and motivate them to run, but the rats weren't afraid of the cat. Rather, the opposite was true, so Liman filmed the rats chasing the cat and then re-edited the footage. See more »

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Director Doug Liman recalls that Jennifer Aniston was originally cast as Kirby Watts but she was later replaced by Kristy Swanson. See more »

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Twisted Fun!
10 August 2002 | by See all my reviews

This movie was so funny, and scary. They used the right actors for this movie, Andrew McCarthy is freakishly scary and he plays the part so well. I would highly recommend this movie to a friend who needs a good laugh. It's a perfect Comedy and Mystery movie.


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