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Ski School (1990)

R | | Comedy | 11 January 1991 (USA)
Rival groups in a skiing school do battle on and off the piste. One gang are rich and serious, the other group are party animals.

Director:

Damian Lee

Writer:

David Mitchell
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Dean Cameron ... Dave Marshak
Tom Bresnahan ... John E. Roland (as Tom Breznahan)
Patrick Labyorteaux ... Ed Young
Mark Thomas Miller Mark Thomas Miller ... Reid Janssens
Spencer Rochfort ... Derek Stevens
Darlene Vogel ... Lori
Stuart Fratkin ... Fitz Fitzgerald
Charlie Spradling ... Paulette
Ava Fabian ... Victoria
Gaetana Korbin Gaetana Korbin ... Bridget
Mark Brandon ... Anton Bryce
John Pyper-Ferguson ... Erich Blor
Johnny Askwith Johnny Askwith ... Client / Bart
Alison Dobie Alison Dobie ... Ooh Dave Girl
Stacy Brink Stacy Brink ... Half Naked Woman
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Storyline

Rival ski instructors at a prestigious mountain school compete to save their jobs. The infamous "Section Eight", a popular group of skiing partiers are up against some rich stiffs whose only thought is beating their arch rivals in the annual spring pageant. Written by Wallace Entertainment

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Taglines:

The hottest action ever to hit the slopes

Genres:

Comedy

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for sensuality and language | See all certifications »

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Details

Country:

Canada

Language:

English

Release Date:

11 January 1991 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

L'école de ski s'envoie en l'air See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

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Box Office

Gross USA:

$18,476

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$18,476
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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color
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Did You Know?

Trivia

The soliloquy that Dave quotes while sucking on helium ("Oh what a rogue and peasant slave am I...") is taken from William Shakespeare (I)'s "Hamlet" , Act 2, Scene 2. See more »

Goofs

There is a crew member visible as the helicopter is about to drop off Reid and Johnny. See more »

Quotes

Dave Marshak: Welcome to my kingdom. I will bed you all before the night is through.
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Connections

Followed by Ski School 2 (1994) See more »

Soundtracks

Rockhead
Written and Performed by Tar Babies on SST Records
Published by Cesstone Music (BMI)
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A must see for any comedy fan!
5 August 1998 | by D'AmicoSee all my reviews

This is one of the movies that people will look back on and love! In a short period of time, the writers managed to make viewers breathe and live their characters lives. Everyone has their own personality in this movie, and they all get to deliver some great lines! The constant sight of topless women can get annoyingly repetitive, but that's overshadowed by the excellence of the rest of the movie.


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