The Computer Wore Tennis Shoes (TV Movie 1995) - IMDb
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The Computer Wore Tennis Shoes (1995)

By accident, the content of a computer encyclopedia is transferred into the brain of Dexter Riley, a less than average college boy. Because of his newly acquired knowledge he competes in a ... See full summary »

Director:

Peyton Reed

Writers:

Joseph L. McEveety (earlier screenplay), Joseph L. McEveety | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Kirk Cameron ... Dexter Riley
Larry Miller ... Dean Al Valentine
Jason Bernard ... Prof. Miles Quigley
Andrew Woodworth Andrew Woodworth ... Will Rafferty
Anne Tremko ... Sarah Matthews (as Anne Marie Tremko)
Matthew McCurley Matthew McCurley ... Norwood Gill (as Mathew McCurley)
Jeff Maynard Jeff Maynard ... Gozin
Charles Lane ... Regent Yarborough
Paul Dooley ... Sen. Thatch
Dan Castellaneta ... Alan Winsdale
Dean Jones ... Dean Webster Carlson
Christin Hinojosa ... Penelope
Eric Schaeffer ... Rich Prentiss
Jeff Garlin ... Agent Reese
Eddie Deezen ... Agent Tucker
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Storyline

By accident, the content of a computer encyclopedia is transferred into the brain of Dexter Riley, a less than average college boy. Because of his newly acquired knowledge he competes in a quiz show between various universities, where he sweeps all the points. A wiz kid from another university finds out about his cheated wisdom and does everything to discredit Dexter. Written by Thomas Meyer <i03a@zfn.uni-bremen.de>

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Genres:

Comedy | Family | Sci-Fi

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Trivia

Final film of Charles Lane. See more »

Goofs

Kirk Cameron never wears any tennis shoes. He wears basketball high tops. See more »

Quotes

Prof. Knowlton: I-I meant the College Knowledge Bowl.
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Connections

Remake of The Computer Wore Tennis Shoes (1969) See more »

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23 June 2020 | by bevo-13678See all my reviews

I like the idea of a computer wearing tennis shoes. Horahhh


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

18 February 1995 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Computer Wore Tennis Shoes See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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