PG-13 | | Comedy, Romance
To achieve his dream of attending Harvard, a pampered teen poses as a young black man to receive a full scholarship.
C. Thomas Howell and Rae Dawn Chong met on the set of this film, married, and later divorced.
She told me they have support for people whose parents are poor, but not for those whose parents are assholes.
About fifteen minutes into the picture, Mark and Gordon are seen traveling up Mass. Ave. in Cambridge, adjacent to the Harvard campus, and suddenly, they're not on Mass. Ave. anymore, they're on Quincy St., a couple blocks away. Then, just as suddenly, they're right back on Mass Ave., again proceeding through Harvard Square, just as they were before.
$4,422,179 26 October 1986