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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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In the movie, Kelly Collins is 13 years old, Jennifer Stone is 16 years old, and Brad Rigby is also 16 years old. In reality, Hilary Duff (Kelly) was 15 years old, Christy Carlson Romano (Jennifer) was 18 years old, and Shawn Ashmore (Brad) was 23 years old at the time of filming. See more »

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When Kelly drops the rope down to save her dad, it is clearly long enough. Then it's too short, then in the next shot the rope is long again. See more »

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[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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Written,Produced & Arranged by Michèle Vice-Maslin & Chuck Wild' (I)'
Performed by Joelle James
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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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