Its students have transferred to it from dozens of other universities -- each. Just sit back and let this movie wash over you. They're up against Ivy University, prep schoolers who, with the help of an Ivy alumnus named Dr. We've done some bad, bad ones, but that took the cake. It is also hysterically funny from start to finish. The dangerous rapids as well as Ivy's cheating end up disabling many of the other teams' rafts. Their adversaries also include the Washington Military Institute, disqualified for their attempts to sabotage the other schools' rafts.
Get Ready Boy Instrumental Shooting Star 4:17 Total Album Time: 41:18. Sparks fly between Bob and a new teammate, while the captain of the military team plots revenge against the foursome, and the Ivy team schemes its way to the top. Synopsis Bob McGraw is in his 12th year of college, goofing his way through life. In his 1997 interview with The A. That's a great scene -- and so, by the way, are the scenes of the actual race itself, where some skillful and difficult photography makes the river and its rapids seem convincingly dangerous. A group of loser college students played by an all star collection of teen sex comedy stars including Tim Matheson and Stephen Furst from Animal House, Dan Monahan from Porky's and Sandy Helberg from History of the World Part 1 who,having their arms twisted by a corrupt Dean played by John Hillerman, agree to enter a dangerous raft race with the promise that victory will bring them un-earned degrees. All the people who complain that it is stupid miss the point.
In this inane teen comedy, a rafting competition is going to determine whether four friends will graduate or not an interesting amendment to college practices , and up against their team is a group of offensive rich kids. Chasin' the Sky The Beach Boys 4:03 6. Bob of the aspiring group of graduates, and Heather , a convert from the military rafting side, are a hot item, as are many other couples, since sex seems to be the only known activity carried out on land. Roland Tozer, plan to cheat their way to the Winner's Circle. We know where we stand right in the first few minutes, when a fat kid throws his sandwich out the car window, it hits a motorcyclist in the face, and the motorcyclist hurtles over a cliff. I don't take this movie seriously except in the sense it is seriously entertaining. Sparks fly between Bob and a new teammate, while the captain of the military team plots revenge against the foursome, and the Ivy team schemes its way to the top.
The movie is about an intercollegiate white-water raft race. A game of charades with a dog -- in order to locate a hostage -- is the funniest sequence in an otherwise routine story. Bob the slacker, Irwin the alcoholic geek, Gonzer the human food disposal and Max the ne'er do well are the four losers forced and bribed to represent their university in an intercollegiate raft race. Bob McGraw Tim Matheson , Max Dan Monahan , Gonzer Stephen Furst and Irwin Sandy Helberg must compete against a team from Ivy University as well as a hardened team from a nearby military school. It is all down river adventure for the Lepetomane gang. Some likable but underused actors join up with a veteran and really really old director to film a script written by the author of some minor league films. Song-wise, it fit right in with the movie.
They don't push themselves upon us, and that allows us to identify with them in a relaxed way. The guys from the Ivy League are all blond, rich, good-looking, and unscrupulous: They plan to use bombs, torpedoes, and even radio-controlled model airplanes to shoot their enemies out of the water. Bob McGraw is in his 12th year of college, goofing his way through life. This movie is simply much better than it has the right to be. It was directed by Dominic Orlando and achieved light rotation on. Maybe I actually wrote that whole thing. Excessive drinking, fart jokes and gratuitous nudity are just some of the pleasures that this movie provides for the viewer.
Sparks are popping all over the place like the gal cheerleader producing interest in the bored stands. The guys from the military school are led by an uptight, future general. Meanwhile, a band of expelled military rafters is out to thwart the race as a whole. There is funny rolling over funny in this movie but maybe some of it is too sophisticated. That was one of the worst songs - put it this way, it was one of the worst movies that's ever been out.
This movie reminds me in many ways of Weekend at Bernies another incredibly goofy movie that if approached in the wrong mood is virtually unwatchable. Passion in the Dark One Track Heart Danny Spanos 4:37 8. The Heat Heart 4:07 3. He even offers them degrees in the major of their choice as additional incentive. Our team is from Lepetomane University, described by its dean as the worst university in the world.
Tim Matheson plays a similar role to his Eric Straton character from Animal House. One of the joys of this kind of movie comes during the scenes where we meet the competitors. To avoid injury try not to think. Two Hearts on the Loose Randy Bishop 4:27 10. It is superficial, obvious, vulgar, idiotic, goofy, sexy, and predictable. Of course it is stupid.