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Real Genius (1985)

PG 08/07/1985 (US) ComedyRomanceScience Fiction 1h 46m

Who ELSE can turn lasers into light shows, aircraft into armchairs, and high-tech into hijinks?


Chris is the top brain who just wants to party, Mitch is the 15-year-old college wiz kid. Supposedly hard at work on a lab project with a mysterious deadline, they still find time to use their genius to discover new ways to have fun.

  1. Pat Proft

    Screenplay, Story

  2. Neal Israel

    Screenplay, Story

  3. Martha Coolidge


  4. Peter Torokvei


Top Billed Cast

  1. Val Kilmer

    Val Kilmer

    Chris Knight

  2. Gabriel Jarret

    Gabriel Jarret

    Mitch Taylor

  3. Michelle Meyrink

    Michelle Meyrink

    Jordan Cochran

  4. William Atherton

    William Atherton

    Prof. Jerry Hathaway

  5. Jon Gries

    Jon Gries

    Lazlo Hollyfeld

  6. Patti D'Arbanville

    Patti D'Arbanville

    Sherry Nugil

  7. Stacy Peralta

    Stacy Peralta

    Shuttle Pilot

  8. Louis Giambalvo

    Louis Giambalvo

    Maj. Carnagle

  9. Ed Lauter

    Ed Lauter

    David Decker

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Full Cast & Crew

Real Genius
Real Genius

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget $8,000,000.00

Revenue $13,000,000.00


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