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Zapped Again! (1990)

A new kid moves into school, making enemies with the affluent societies and joining the beleaguered Science Club. But when an old potion is discovered to confer telekinetic power he gets ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Todd Eric Andrews Todd Eric Andrews ... Kevin Matthews
Kelli Williams ... Lucy Kaminsky
Reed Rudy ... Wayne
Maria Maestas McCann ... Amanda (as Maria McCann)
David Donah David Donah ... Cecil
Ira Heiden ... Elliott
Rossie Harris ... Chris (as Ross Harris)
Linda Larkin ... Joanne
Michael Harris ... Mike (as M.K. Harris)
Michael Colyar ... Sheldon
Brent Hinkley ... Larry
Sue Ane Langdon ... Miss Rose Burnhart
Linda Blair ... Miss Mitchell
Karen Black ... Substitute Teacher
Lyle Alzado ... Coach Kirby
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Storyline

A new kid moves into school, making enemies with the affluent societies and joining the beleaguered Science Club. But when an old potion is discovered to confer telekinetic power he gets the chance to get his own back, as well as having a bit of fun on the side. Written by David Carroll <davidc@atom.ansto.gov.au>

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Emerson High has raised more than its academic standards.

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Comedy | Sci-Fi

Certificate:

R | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

14 April 1990 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Zapped Again! See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Ultra Stereo

Color:

Color

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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

At the very end of the trailer for Zapped Again! (1990), a soundbite with the line "Game over, man!" from the movie Aliens (1986) can clearly be heard. See more »

Quotes

Cecil: Hey why don't you go take long walk on sh-short... beach
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Crazy Credits

During the credits, a music video plays featuring cast members. At the end of the credits, the cast is seen playing around in the lab. Kelli Williams tells the viewers, "Kids, don't you try this at home. We're trained professionals". See more »

Connections

References Gidget (1965) See more »

Soundtracks

Everybody's Crazy
Written by Duane Hitchings and Jake Hooker
Performed by Greg Khin
Courtesy of Hitchings Music and Lorjake Music
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Oh, come on.
17 June 1999 | by aklein-3See all my reviews

It's not all that awful ... it's actually sort of fun.

Yes, it's completely formula. Yes, it's total cheese. That's what everyone expects, though. It's light, it's funny, and it's got just a smattering of naked. Just what you need for 2 in the morning.

Lighten up.

AK


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