Making the Grade

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Making the Grade ★★ Preppies 1984 (PG)

Jersey tough kid owes the mob; attends prep school in place of a rich kid who can't be bothered. Better than similar ‘80s teen flicks, but not by much. 105m/C VHS, DVD . Judd Nelson, Joanna Lee, Dana Olsen, Ronald Lacey, Scott McGinnis, Gordon Jump, Carey Scott, Andrew (Dice Clay) Silverstein; D: Dorian Walker; W: Gene Quintano; C: Jacques Haitkin; M: Basil Poledouris.