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Revenge of the Nerds

6 Ratings: 3.5
A 1980's comedy film.

A motley assortment of campus outcasts from their own fraternity and attempt to get back at the "in-crowd" that has made them the butt of many a joke and prank.

Director: Jeff Kanew
Genre: Comedy
Release Date: July 20, 1984
MPAA Rating: R
3 reviews about Revenge of the Nerds
review by . August 16, 2009
Revenge of the Nerds (1984) was a surprise hit. The film follows the adventures of two "nerds" as they go to college and try to join a fraternity. Oh the trials and tribulations they go through. Robert Carradine and Anthony Edwards are the two "nerds"who do just about everything they can to try and fit in with the rest of the college crowd.   When they realize that they just wont be able to fit in with the jocks they decide to open up their own frat house with the other …
review by . April 16, 2008
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This is probably the greatest 80s comedy movie ever (if not all time).  Its got the classic story about the jocks (cool kids) picking on the nerds. But what makes this so funny is that its all going on in college.  The story itself sounds really stupid and ridiculous/far fetch.  But what makes this movie so funny is exactly that.  When you're watching a comedy movie, do you really wanna see one of those "oscar" performances or whatever those losers that ebert and ropert gives …
review by . November 13, 2003
posted in Movie Hype
Along with Animal House, this is one of the best films of its genre! Many hilarious scenes including their fraternity party and the school olympics. Robert Caradine is the ultimate nerd! The follow-up movie is hilarious too!
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