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Ernest Goes to School (1994)

Jim Varney's recurring dim-bulb character Ernest P. Worrell returns in this film as a school maintenance man seeking to obtain a high school diploma.

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Coke Sams
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Jim Varney ... Ernest
Linda Kash ... Gerta
Bill Byrge Bill Byrge ... Bobby
Jason Michas ... Donald
Sarah Chalke ... Maisy (as Sarah Chalk)
Gabe Khouth ... Rodney (as Gaber Khouth)
Corrine Koslo Corrine Koslo ... Miss Flugal
Russell Porter ... Brad
Will Sasso ... Russell (as William Sasso)
Duncan Fraser ... Coach Decker
French Tickner French Tickner ... Principal Procter
Kevin McNulty ... Axwell (as Kevin Mcnulty)
Ron Robinson Ron Robinson ... Coach Carson
Judith Maxie Judith Maxie ... Ms. Nichols
Fran Gebhard Fran Gebhard ... Miss Cosgrove
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Jim Varney's recurring dim-bulb character Ernest P. Worrell returns in this film as a school maintenance man seeking to obtain a high school diploma.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

America's favorite class clown finally makes the grade!

Genres:

Comedy | Family | Sport

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for some mild mischief | See all certifications »
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Country:

Canada | USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

6 May 1994 (Canada) See more »

Also Known As:

Chaos in der Schule See more »

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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

This direct-to-video film is not the only time Bill Byrge in his role of Bobby has an appearance in an "Ernest" school-themed production. Six years earlier, this character made an appearance as a student along with his older brother, Chuck in an episode of Hey, Vern, It's Ernest! (1988). See more »

Connections

Followed by Ernest in the Army (1998) See more »

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Finally on DVD
15 July 2013 | by Hollywood_YodaSee all my reviews

Rejoice, you fans of Ernest P. Worrell as "Ernest Goes to School" is finally on DVD. Released recently in Ernest's Wacky Adventures Vol. 2, you can now add this to your collection.

In this film, we find Ernest going back to school to graduate, if he can. Sarah Chalke (of "Roseanne" and "Scrubs" fame) also stars as Maisy, a girl that befriends Ernest.

If the film seems a little off compared to the other abundance of Ernest films, it is because the director of those, John R. Cherry, did not direct this particular entry. Coke Sams directs this sequel, he produced many of the other Ernest films.


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