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Revenge of the Nerds (1984)  link to Revenge of the Nerds on IMDb  

Number: 1034

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IMDb Rating:
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6.6/10 (47045 votes)

Country: USA, 90 minutes

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Comedy

Director(s): Jeff Kanew

Storyline:
When lovable nerds Gilbert and Lewis embark on their freshman year at Adams College, little do they realize the dangers that await them. They are beset by taunting from the jocks of Alpha Beta fraternity, which only worsens when the jocks accidentally burn down their house and toss the freshmen out of the freshmen dorm. To make matters more problematic, Lewis develops a crush on pretty Betty Childs, popular sorority sister and quarterback's girlfriend. Joined by the aptly named Booger and the violin-playing Poindexter, the nerds soon realize they must form their own fraternity in self-defense. Soon the tables are turned as the nerds employ high-tech warfare against the jocks.... but can they really succeed and make a difference?

Cast:

photo Robert Carradine Robert Carradine Lewis
photo Anthony Edwards Anthony Edwards Gilbert
photo Timothy Busfield Timothy Busfield Poindexter
photo Curtis Armstrong Curtis Armstrong 'Booger'
photo Larry B. Scott Larry B. Scott Lamar

Medium: Unknown,

Location: c8p23

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 1.85:1