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Cadet Kelly (2002)

TV Movie  |  TV-G  |   |  Comedy, Drama, Family  |  8 March 2002 (USA)
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A fashion-conscious youngster is horrified when she is forced to move to military school.

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As the clumsiest, most clueless cadet to enter George Washington Military Academy, Kelly seems to be fighting an uphill battle to fit in. But it's all out-out war when she butts heads with Cadet Captain Stone, a tough-as-nails, by-the-book "commanding officer" determined to break her spirit. Written by Ammodog69

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Trivia

Shawn Ashmore had to attend military school for 3 months, also taking voice lessons to be able to project as a cadet major. See more »

Goofs

When cadets Kelly and Carla walk to Kelly's house to pick out dresses for the dance, they are wearing bags across their shoulders. As they enter the house, the bags are gone. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Kelly Collins: [narrating voice over] Hey, I always known there are some stories that have to be told, but I never realized my memoirs would be one of them.
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I liked the premise...back when it was called "Private Benjamin."
9 March 2002 | by (Spokane, WA) – See all my reviews

Hilary Duff (TV's "Lizzie Maguire") plays Kelly Collins, whose parents are divorced. When her mother meets the new love of her life, she discovers that she must attend military school. While there, she meets sardonic Jennifer Stone, (Christy Carlson Romano of "Even Stevens"), a drill team member. She doesn't fancy Kelly very much and always seems to be picking on her. Kelly crushes on Jennifer's boyfriend Bret, and a battle of wits ensues. Besides the fact that your kids will love it, the movie follows the same premise as the 1980 Goldie Hawn vehicle "Private Benjamin." I guess the performances are decent for a made-for-television movie. Let's just hope that there's no sequel...


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