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Back to School

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Comedy Romance 
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Rated: 13+ (PG-13)19861h 36mOn: Prime Video CBS All Access Epix Tags: College Country: America

Self-made millionaire Thornton Melon decides to get a better education and enrolls at his son Jason's college. While Jason tries to fit in with his fellow students, Thornton struggles to gain his son's respect, giving way to hilarious antics.Back to School featuring Rodney Dangerfield and Keith Gordon is streaming with subscription on Prime Video, streaming on CBS All Access, streaming via tv everywhere with EPIX, and 7 others. It's a comedy and romance movie with a high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 85% and an average IMDb audience rating of 6.6 (25,818 votes).

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Alan Metter

Alan Metter


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Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 7 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 4 others).

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#3,023 Ranked Movie

#44 Ranked in College Movies

#47 Ranked in Movies on CBS All Access

#96 Ranked in Sport Movies

Back to School has a high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 85% and an average IMDb audience rating of 6.6 (25,818 votes). The movie is popular with Reelgood users lately.

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