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Revenge of the Nerds: Panty Raid Edition

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Revenge of the Nerds: Panty Raid Edition

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
R
runtime:
90 minutes
performer:
Robert Carradine, Anthony Edwards
director:
Jeff Kanew
author:
Tim Metcalfe

We gave it a B

Armed with only pocket protectors, high-water pants, and barking laughs, the nerds of Lambda Lambda Lambda vanquish the bullies of Alpha Beta. Revenge of the Nerds is sloppy and ridiculously dated, but the climactic be-yourself message is agelessly sweet.
EXTRAS In a commentary and doc, a chummy Carradine, Timothy ”Poindexter” Busfield, and Curtis ”Booger” Armstrong discuss how much fun they had, in spite of how embarrassed they were to be cast. But no Edwards: Perhaps he’s still embarrassed.

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