About the film
Making the Grade
Release Date: May 18, 1984
|Slogan||:||«His major was attitude.»|
|Production Companies||:||Cannon Group, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Golan-Globus Productions|
|Producers||:||Menahem Golan, Yoram Globus, Gene Quintano|
|Writers||:||Gene Quintano, Charles Gale|
Lazy preppie Palmer Woodrow hires street-smart Eddie Keaton to go to school for him while he lives it up in Europe. Eddie falls in love with preppie gal Tracey, upsetting Biff, the Hoover Academy bully. When his bookie from the old neighborhood, Dice, comes to collect on Eddie's gambling debts and Palmer returns early from Europe, the the scheme slowly starts to unravel. Soon, Eddie can't even tell whose side he's really on.