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Rated
PG-13
Runtime 96 min
Ratings
85% critics Rotten Tomatoes
68% audience Rotten Tomatoes
Age 14+ Common Sense Media
Genre Comedy, Romance, Sport
Release 06/13/86
Actors Rodney Dangerfield, Sally Kellerman, Burt Young, Keith Gordon
Directors Alan Metter
Millionaire businessman Thornton Melon is upset when his son Jason announces that he is not sure about going to college. Thornton insists that college is the best thing he never had for himself, and to prove his point, he agrees to enroll in school along with his son. Thornton is a big hit on campus: always throwing the biggest parties, knowing all the right people, but is this the way to pass college?
Genre Comedy, Romance, Sport
Release 06/13/86
Actors Rodney Dangerfield, Sally Kellerman, Burt Young, Keith Gordon
Directors Alan Metter
Millionaire businessman Thornton Melon is upset when his son Jason announces that he is not sure about going to college. Thornton insists that college is the best thing he never had for himself, and to prove his point, he agrees to enroll in school along with his son. Thornton is a big hit on campus: always throwing the biggest parties, knowing all the right people, but is this the way to pass college?