Charlie Boyle finds that even his high IQ can't solve all of his problems when he takes on a double life in order to make friends his own age.

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Charlie Boyle aka Chaz Anthony
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Claire Addison
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Dr. Krickstein
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Mike MacGregor
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Dean Wallace
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Coach Addison
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Dad Boyle
Patrick Thomas ...
Odie
Matthew Koller ...
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Hugo Peplo
Eli Ham ...
Omar Sullivan
Darryl Pring ...
Bear Berczinski
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Teacher
Adam Blake ...
Street Hockey Kid #1
Michael Colton ...
Street Hockey Kid #2
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Charlie, science wiz, hockey lover, and all around genius, is tired of being friendless. It's bad enough that he's in college before he's 14 helping a scientist who's in the midst of trying to defy gravity. So, in order to make his life exactly how he wants it, Charlie reinvents himself by taking on the image of a slacker/bad boy and enrolls in the local Jr. high. But juggling two lives is tough, even for a genius. Written by Max Vaughn

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21 August 1999 (USA)  »

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Savant en herbe  »

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Goofs

During the big game when the Rumbsin player went in the penalty box Charlie still had the microchip activated on his skate, going across the room even lifting his skate up on the desk, yet the Rumbsin players skate did nothing while in the box. See more »

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Charlie Boyle aka Chaz Anthony: We're going to control key players from Rumson from here.
Claire Addison: How is that possible?
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This is a wonderful and funny movie.
7 August 1999 | by (Irvine, CA) – See all my reviews

I laughed so hard, the humor was right on target. I think the acting was great and the story was perfect. Trevor Morgan has perfect timing with all of the actors. Disney has produced a funny family program.


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