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Seventeen Again (2000)

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While divorced and bickering grandparents watch their grandchildren, a lab experiment gone awry transforms the elders into teenagers again.

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Jeffrey W. Byrd
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Tia Mowry-Hardrict ... Sydney (as Tia Mowry)
Tamera Mowry-Housley ... Young Cat (as Tamera Mowry)
Mark Taylor ... Young Gene
Tahj Mowry ... Willie
Hope Clarke Hope Clarke ... Grandma Cat
Robert Hooks ... Grandpa Gene
Merwin Mondesir ... Todd
Phillip Jarrett ... Barry
Tonya Williams ... Monique (as Tonya Lee Williams)
Maia Campbell Maia Campbell ... Ashley
Daryn Jones Daryn Jones ... Terrance
K.C. Collins ... Leo (as Chris Collins)
Novie Edwards ... Julie
James Downing ... Fire Captain
Bill Lake ... Officer Ratto
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Storyline

Cat and Gene have been divorced for several years. They are both visiting their son and their grandchildren, Sydney and Willie. Willie's a genius who develops a formula that makes who uses it young again, it inadvertently spills into some soap that Willie places in his grandparents room. When each of them uses it they finds themselves 17 again. Willie had to find a way to reverse the process but will his grandparents want to be old again? Written by <rcs0411@yahoo.com>

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TV-G

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

12 November 2000 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Sweet Sixteen See more »

Filming Locations:

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

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Sound Mix:

Dolby SR

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Is not a Disney Channel Original Movie as most people think, but is a Showtime movie. See more »

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[after Sydney finishes doing routine]
Sydney Donovan: So, how'd I do?
Ashley: Well, you've certainly got a lot of potential. Maybe with a little more practice.
Posse girl: Practice.
Ashley: Who knows?
Posse girl: I don't.
Ashley: Guess I'll see you around school. Next. Kim Anderson. Next
[Sydney leaves]
Ashley: [Ashley and Posse girl giggle]
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The Swing Thing
Written by George Roumanis
Performed by George Roumanis
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If seventeen wasn't enough of a headache......
1 September 2003 | by lokeed4lifeSee all my reviews

I thought that the movie was simple, but at the same time it was very intertaining. I was most impressed with the music aspect of it. Boys 2 Men were great in it, but that 40's ragtime song they were singing during the dance scene of the young grandparents, what was the name of that cut? I thought that it was a great cut mixing the 40's and todays music together. I purchased they're cd, but that song is not on there.


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