PG-13 | | Comedy, Romance
A high school jock makes a bet that he can turn an unattractive girl into the school's prom queen.
Elden Henson (Jesse) and Anna Paquin (Mackenzie) would go on to star in productions from Marvel Comics. Henson in Netflix's Daredevil and Paquin in the X-Men franchise. On top of that, Henson's Daredevil co-star Daborah Ann Woll co-starred with Paquin on HBO's True Blood.
Simon! Simon, I have got your breakfast! Are you up?
Simon Boggs: Give me a couple of minutes.
Laney Boggs: Simon Boggs, there are children in Mexico who have already been up for three hours making clothes for corporate America.
When Zach looks at his college acceptance letters, the inside addresses shown are those of the colleges. In a real letter, the inside address would be that of the recipient. The school's address would be shown elsewhere on the letterhead.
The opening credits are shown as an artist's work. For example, a paint tube squirts some paints, which transforms into the letters.
$16,065,430 (USA) (31 January 1999)
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