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The agent for the Devil takes the soul of a high school sophomore in exchange for a date with the most popular girl on campus.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Tina
Ashley Buccille ...
Ramona
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Henry (as Michael Goorjian)
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Foster
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Laurie Petler
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Kevin Johnson (as Elijah Craig)
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Jerry
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Nancy
Paul Levine ...
Bob's Voice (voice)
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Freddie
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Mr. Creighton
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Cheerleader #2
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Axe
Shay Astar ...
Peggy Doozer
George Wallace ...
Coach Millhaven
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The agent for the Devil takes the soul of a high school sophomore in exchange for a date with the most popular girl on campus.

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Would you sell your soul for a date with Laurie Petler? Henry Spooner did.


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Rated PG for language and mild sex-related content | See all certifications »
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16 May 2005 (Italy)  »

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Contrato por amor  »

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Trivia

Every scene in which "Henry" is in was filmed on location at Arcadia High School in Arcadia, California. The producers had to change the name of the school in the film to "Acadia High School" so they didn't have to pay as much money to the city of Arcadia. See more »

Goofs

When the students nominate people for class president, Jerry is shown wearing a red bowtie. However, he does not receive the bowtie until several scenes later, when he is disguised as an ice cream man. See more »

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Henry: Thank you, birds.
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Diamonds in the rough

This movie seems like it will be terrible from the first glance. The tired story of a high school geek who sells his soul to the devil for a date with a cheerleader is not at all a unique one. Overall, the writing is pretty shoddy, yet somehow, a few really great lines managed to slip into this film. These lines are so good, they makes the whole movie watchable. Combine that with a delicious comedic performance by Kevin Pollack and a palatable performance by Michael Goorjian, and you've got a movie worth renting at least once.


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