A well meaning but burned-out high school teacher tries to maintain order against the backdrop of a pending lawsuit against his school district when it comes to light they gave a diploma to an illiterate student.


Domestic (100%)
Summary Details
DistributorMetro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
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1,721 theaters
Release DateOct 5, 1984
Running Time1 hr 47 min
GenresComedy Drama
In Release91 days/13 weeks
Widest Release1,721 theaters
DateRankWeekend %± LW TheatersChange AvgTo DateWeekend
Oct 5-8
Columbus Day wknd
Oct 12-142$4,579,286-1,721-$2,660$12,721,4742
Oct 19-211$3,448,610-24.7%1,411-310$2,444$17,423,0023
Oct 26-288$1,730,224-49.8%1,005-406$1,721$20,068,0914
Nov 2-46$1,901,233+9.9%978-27$1,944$22,429,6745
Nov 9-119$1,446,376-23.9%860-118$1,681$24,420,4356
Nov 16-185$2,964,474+105%---$27,774,2377