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Richard Clark has just left the well-known Wellington Academy to teach at Marion Barry High School. Now, he will try to inspire the D-average students into making good grades and try to woo a fellow teacher.

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Richard Clark has just left the well-known Wellington Academy to teach at Marion Barry High School. Now, he will try to inspire the D-average students into making good grades and try to woo a fellow teacher.

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There's a new teacha in the hood! See more »

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Comedy | Crime | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for crude sexual humor, partial nudity and some drug references | See all certifications »

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25 October 1996 (USA)  »

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Aprende como puedas  »

Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$6,311,786 (USA) (25 October 1996)

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$20,951,277 (USA) (10 January 1997)
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Trivia

Trey Parker turned down the chance to direct this movie even when he was a Hollywood unknown See more »

Goofs

The Corvette in the chicken run changes from a Corvette when seen in close-up, to another convertible during the race itself. See more »

Quotes

[Alcohol is poured into Richard Clark's coffee cup]
Richard Clark: Isn't it a little early for drinking?
Woman: Who stops?
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Crazy Credits

In the opening credits: "A [nonsensical symbol]* Production (*The Producer Formerly Known as David Zucker)." See more »

Connections

Spoofs High School Confidential! (1958) See more »

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Still In Love
Written and Produced by Melissa Ritter, Ricky Jones & Marc Antoine
Performed by Ricky Jones
Courtesy of Atlantic Recording Corporation
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Predictable comedy.
28 February 2003 | by See all my reviews

Although it was co-written by David Zucker, this comedy is more conventional than, say, the "Naked Gun" series; it doesn't have the same rapid-fire, relentless pacing. However, it does have a number of successful gags (when the teacher enters the ghetto area, his car radio will play ONLY rap music), and, of course, the gorgeous Tia Carrere....wow! (**)


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