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Self-made millionaire Thornton Melon decides to get a better education and enrolls at his son Jason's college. While Jason tries to fit in with his fellow students, Thornton struggles to gain his son's respect, giving way to hilarious antics.

MPAA Rating PG-13

Status Released

Release Date 1986-06-13

Runtime 96 minutes

Budget $11m

Revenue $91m


TMDB 6.3


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james_neumann shared a tip "I think this movie is almost the exact premise for An Extremely Goofy Movie"

stacey_hahn shared a tip "It's never to go to college"

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amar_brozovic shared a tip "Its onw those movies you see in cable and uts okay good cast"

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autumn_dehaven shared a tip "It's funny and perfect for just hanging out with friends. Rodney Dangerfield is hilarious and sweet."

edward_9223 shared a tip "Got to love Rodney Dangerfield. His interactions with Sam Kinison and Sally Kellerman are priceless."

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