Summer School

Summer School (1987)

At Ocean Front High, what do they call a guy who cuts classes, hates homework, and lives for summer vacations? Teacher.

  • Genre: Comedy
  • Release Date: 1987-07-22
  • User Rating: 6.4/10 from 114 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 37min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Paramount
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director:
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A high-school gym teacher has big plans for the summer, but is forced to cancel them to teach a "bonehead" English class for misfit goof-off students. Fortunately, his unconventional brand of teaching fun field trips begins to connect with them, and even inspires ardor in some.

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  • Mark Harmon

    as Mr. Freddy Shoop
  • Kirstie Alley

    as Ms. Robin Elizabeth Bishop
  • Courtney Thorne-Smith

    as Pam House
  • Ken Olandt

    as Larry Kazamias
  • Shawnee Smith

    as Rhonda Altobello
  • Dean Cameron

    as Francis 'Chainsaw' Gremp
  • Robin Thomas

    as Vice Principal Phil Gills
  • Gary Riley

    as Dave Frazier
  • Kelly Jo Minter

    as Denise Green
  • Richard Steven Horvitz

    as Alan Eakian
  • Fabiana Udenio

    as Anna-Maria Mazarelli
  • Beau Starr

    as Mr. Gremp
  • Carl Reiner

    as Mr. Dearadorian
  • Andrea Howard

    as Woman at Strip Joint
  • Prince Hughes

    as Scary Inmate
Sound Danny Elfman Original Music Composer
Art David L. Snyder Production Design
Art Linda DeScenna Set Decoration
Directing Carl Reiner Director
Camera David M. Walsh Director of Photography
Production George Shapiro Producer
Costume & Make-Up Cheri Minns Makeup Artist
Editing Bud Molin Editor
Writing Jeff Franklin Screenplay
Production Jeff Franklin Producer
Writing Jeff Franklin Story
Production Jeff Franklin Associate Producer
Production Penny Perry Casting
Writing David Dashev Story
Writing Stuart Birnbaum Story
Production Howard West Producer
Production Marc Trabulus Executive Producer
Costume & Make-Up Judith A. Cory Hairstylist
Art Joe Wood Art Direction