The Principal (1987)

R   |    |  Action, Crime, Drama


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A teacher is assigned to be the principal of a violent and crime-ridden high school.


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27 May 2000 | Robert_W
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| Belushi at his best...
'The Principal' is one of those films where Belushi could have been nominated for Best Actor, and Louis Gossett Jr. for Best Supporting Actor...

The film has some great scenes, a good story and character development, and a decent soundtrack...

The film is pretty hard-edged, though has elements of comedy...overall - an under-rated film (ones which I love to review) worth seeing...

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Box Office

Budget:

$11,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$4,297,710 20 September 1987

Gross USA:

$19,734,940

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$19,734,940

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