A high school senior visits college for the weekend, and stays at the wildest house on campus.

Director:

Hart Bochner

Writers:

Adam Leff, Zak Penn
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Jeremy Piven ... James 'Droz' Andrews
Chris Young ... Tom Lawrence
Megan Ward ... Katy
Jon Favreau ... Gutter
Alex Désert ... Mullaney
Gale Mayron Gale Mayron ... Cecilia
Jake Grace Jake Grace ... Dave #1 (as Jake Beecham)
Darin Heames ... Dave #2
Matt Ross ... Raji (as Matthew Brandon Ross)
Stivi Paskoski ... Deege
Jody Racicot ... Pigman
Sarah Trigger ... Samantha
Viveka Davis ... Womynist #1
Maddie Corman ... Womynist #2
David Spade ... Rand McPherson
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Storyline

A high school senior comes to visit Port Chester (aka Politically Correct U) for the weekend, and the admissions department mistakenly sets him up to stay with Droz, a seven year student and party-animal who lives in The Pit, the most offensive house on campus. After trying to pawn the pre-freshman off on his house mate, Droz sets off on his normal daily activities including disrupting a political protest by throwing meat at a group of vegan protesters. The President of the University then receives a number of complaints, and with the help of her lackey, she may finally have the power to kick Droz's house off campus. But the Pit throws an all-campus rager where George Clinton and the Parliament Funkadelic performs, and everything might turn out alright if the various political groups can forget their protests for one night and just have fun together. Written by computers123

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Flunk 'em if they can't take a joke

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Comedy

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for language, drug content and some sensuality | See all certifications »

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Director Hart Bochner said in the DVD commentary that for the scene where Droz and the Dave's steal the bar and Droz replaces the music playing with the song "Afternoon Delight", was perfect because he felt it was a song that everyone hated and found very annoying. See more »

Goofs

When dumping the meat on the Cause Heads, the pan full of meatballs turns into potatoes when they get thrown out of the window. See more »

Quotes

Moonbeam: MEAT TOSSER!
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Connections

Referenced in Another Gay Movie (2006) See more »

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Drinking and Driving
Written by Henry Rollins (as Henry Garfield) and Greg Ginn (as Gregory Ginn)
Performed by Stick
Courtesy of Arista Records
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Animal House of the 90's
14 August 2006 | by sonicworxSee all my reviews

The movie features an incredible cast with Jeremy Piven anchoring the lead role, and featuring David Spade in a usual tie-wearing, brown nosing politician egocentric.

The movie from beginning to the end was fun and funny, yet doing their part to point out the vast political correctness and sensitivity society is in these days. The only thing was it felt like a ripoff of Animal House (only a PG13 version). The fraternity on campus that causes problems for the university...the dean trying to run them out of the school...the alcohol...the parties and the dean's personal student monkey.

But for those that could care less about originality...this movie is a must-see.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

29 April 1994 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

PCU Pit Party See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$8,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$2,129,483, 1 May 1994

Gross USA:

$4,330,020

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$4,330,020
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Company Credits

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Twentieth Century Fox See more »
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Sound Mix:

Dolby SR

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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