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The Computer Wore Tennis Shoes (1995)

By accident, the content of a computer encyclopedia is transferred into the brain of Dexter Riley, a less than average college boy. Because of his newly acquired knowledge he competes in a ... See full summary »

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By accident, the content of a computer encyclopedia is transferred into the brain of Dexter Riley, a less than average college boy. Because of his newly acquired knowledge he competes in a quiz show between various universities, where he sweeps all the points. A wiz kid from another university finds out about his cheated wisdom and does everything to discredit Dexter. Written by Thomas Meyer <i03a@zfn.uni-bremen.de>

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Final film of Charles Lane. See more »

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The fire that burned Rome happened in 64 CE, not 54 as the movie indicates. See more »

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Remake of The Computer Wore Tennis Shoes (1969) See more »

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Skip the remake, watch the original.
29 November 2001 | by (Almaden Valley, CA, USA) – See all my reviews

Even though the original version of "The Computer Wore Tennis Shoes" was not a great movie, it was fun to watch. This poor remake is but a pale shadow of the original and not worth the film used to shoot it.


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