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Up the Academy (1980)

R 06/06/1980 (US) Comedy 1h 27m
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The education they got wasn't in books.


Four boys are sent, for different reasons, to a Military Academy. The life of discipline asks a lot of the four geeks. Of course these boys know how to make a party out of the hard times. Will they be "real men" after one year.

  1. Robert Downey Sr.


  2. Tom Patchett


  3. Jay Tarses


Top Billed Cast

  1. Ralph Macchio

    Ralph Macchio

    Chooch Bombalazzi

  2. Wendell Brown

    Eisenhower "Ike" MacArthur

  3. Tommy Citera


  4. Hutch Parker

    Hutch Parker

    Oliver Holt (as J. Hutchison)

  5. Harry Teinowitz

    Rodney Ververgaert

  6. Tom Poston

    Tom Poston

    Sgt. Skip Sisson

  7. Antonio Fargas

    Antonio Fargas


  8. Stacey Nelkin

    Stacey Nelkin


  9. Barbara Bach

    Barbara Bach


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Original Language English

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