Making the Grade

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Lazy preppie Palmer Woodrow hires street-smart Eddie Keaton to go to school for him while he lives it up in Europe. Eddie falls in love with preppie gal Tracey, upsetting Biff, the Hoover Academy bully. When his bookie from the old neighborhood, Dice, comes to collect on Eddie's gambling debts and Palmer returns early from Europe, the the scheme slowly starts to unravel. Soon, Eddie can't even tell whose side he's really on.

  1. Dorian Walker


  2. Gene Quintano


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  1. Judd Nelson

    Judd Nelson

    Eddie Keaton

  2. JL

    Jonna Lee

    Tracey Hoover

  3. Gordon Jump

    Gordon Jump

    Mr. Harriman

  4. Dan Schneider

    Dan Schneider


  5. Andrew Dice Clay

    Andrew Dice Clay


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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 45m

Budget -

Revenue -

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Release Information

  • May 18, 1984
    R, Theatrical



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