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Genius (1999)

TV Movie  -   -  Comedy | Family  -  21 August 1999 (USA)
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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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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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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 ...
Deion
Chuck Campbell ...
Hugo Peplo
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Omar Sullivan
Darryl Pring ...
Bear Berczinski
Sandi Ross ...
Teacher
Adam Blake ...
Street Hockey Kid #1
Michael Colton ...
Street Hockey Kid #2
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Storyline

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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Comedy | Family

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21 August 1999 (USA)  »

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Savant en herbe  »

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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 »

Quotes

Charlie Boyle aka Chaz Anthony: I have to watch my sister.
Claire Addison: I thought you were an only child?
Charlie Boyle aka Chaz Anthony: I am. Sister... Mary Catherine... she's a nun... and an invalid.
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Very good movie
9 June 2000 | by (Kentucky, USA) – See all my reviews

This is a very good movie. Its about this 13 year old boy and he is a nerd and is real smart and is a college teacher. One day he meets this girl and it was love at first sight for him.This movie only comes on the Disney channel. If you have the Disney channel and this movie is on. I suggest you watch it because it is a good movie for the whole family.


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