Back to School Movie Review Summary

Actors: Rodney Dangerfield, Keith Gordon, Sally Kellerman

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A wealthy man decides to go back to school. He enrolls in college with his son. He falls in love with one of his teachers. He's soon the most popular guy on campus. For each of his final exams he hires the top expert in the field to do it for him. He's accused of cheating and is forced to take all oral exams. He barely passes with all D's. When one of the swimteam's divers fakes an injuy, the man fills in, landing the 'triple lindy', the impossible dive that made him famous years ago in a diving show on the boardwalk.
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Plot & Themes

Comedy, primarily    -   Yes Time/era of movie:    -   1980's-1999 Comedy or Parody about    -   adults acting eccentric How much humor v. drama    -   Nearly all humor

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   simply wealthy Age:    -   60's-90's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White American


City?    -   Yes Misc setting    -   school

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   no torture/death Any profanity?    -   Occasional swearing

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