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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.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
... Dave Marshak
... John E. Roland (as Tom Breznahan)
... Ed Young
Mark Thomas Miller ... Reid Janssens
... Derek Stevens
... Lori
... Fitz Fitzgerald
... Paulette
... Victoria
Gaetana Korbin ... Bridget
... Anton Bryce
... Erich Blor
Johnny Askwith ... Client / Bart
Alison Dobie ... Ooh Dave Girl
Stacy Brink ... Half Naked Woman
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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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The hottest action ever to hit the slopes

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Rated R for sensuality and language | See all certifications »

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11 January 1991 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

L'école de ski s'envoie en l'air  »

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$18,476, 31 December 1991
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The character of David Marshack was originally scripted, and played out as David Marshall. However, feeling the name was too bland, Marshall was dubbed over with Marshack; unfortunately, the mouth movements of the other characters do not hide this fact as well as the director would have liked. Nor were the visual cues changed: at just under 1 hour into the film, the place card for David Marshall can be clearly seen on the leader board, just as Marshack slides to a halt beneath it. See more »

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After Derek smashes up Ed's cassettes, Ed is somehow able to pick it all up with just one hand in one swoop. See more »

Quotes

Dave Marshak: We party here.
Fitz: We party big.
Ed: We party now.
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Soundtracks

The Right Place
Written by Steve Hunter and Deborah Holland
Performed by Deborah Holland
Published by Deacond Music/Animal Logic Music/Big Biscuit Music (ASCAP)
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For those who like to party!
12 March 2001 | by See all my reviews

It's a great movie for everyone who likes comedy. Two groups battle against each other both on and of the mountain. Reid Janssens, one of the leaders of a ski-class (section 1) takes skiing real serious and is sometimes an ego-maniac when it comes to teaching how to ski. The other leader (section 8) is Dave Marshak. The only thing he teaches to his class is partying and that ski-school is not learning how to ski. Reid wants to be King of the Mountain and is willing to take any risk to get rid of Dave. Dave on the other hand is setting up scenes to make section 1 like a couple of fools. The beautiful surroundings and, of course, the pretty women make this movie complete. I bought the video on sale and saw it more then 15 times, I guess. But it's still a great movie!


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