Private School is where kids leave parents behind, and learn what growing up is really about. It's a romantic comedy from the same people who brought you the hilarious Private Lessons. Starring Phoebe Cates, with a special appearance by sensuous Sylvia Kristel as the sex education teacher whose classes are the best attended on campus. Chris Ramsay (Cates) and Jim Green (Matthew Modine) are experiencing the joys and pains of first love. She goes to the Cherryvale Academy-he attends nearby Freemount. When Chris gets a rival for Jim's affections, it sparks off a battle royale of zany pranks that turn both schools upside down with laughter. Private School features a soundtrack of hits from artists like the Stray Cats, Vanity Six, Bow-Wow-Wow and Rick Springfield.

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Private School (1983)

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Romance/Comedy · 1h 37m · 7/29/1983

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Private School is where kids leave parents behind, and learn what growing up is really about. It's a romantic comedy from the same people who brought you the hilarious Private Lessons. Starring Phoebe Cates, with a special appearance by sensuous Sylvia Kristel as the sex education teacher whose classes are the best attended on campus. Chris Ramsay (Cates) and Jim Green (Matthew Modine) are experiencing the joys and pains of first love. She goes to the Cherryvale Academy-he attends nearby Freemount. When Chris gets a rival for Jim's affections, it sparks off a battle royale of zany pranks that turn both schools upside down with laughter. Private School features a soundtrack of hits from artists like the Stray Cats, Vanity Six, Bow-Wow-Wow and Rick Springfield.

Where to Watch

Status

Released

Language

English

Country

United States

Production Companies

Universal Pictures, Unity Productions

Revenue

$14,049,540
Cast
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Phoebe Cates

Christine Ramsey
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Betsy Russell

Jordan Leigh-Jenson
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Matthew Modine

Jim Green
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Michael Zorek

Bubba Beauregard
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Fran Ryan

Miss Dutchbok
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Kathleen Wilhoite

Betsy
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Ray Walston

Chauncey
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Sylvia Kristel

Ms. Regina Copoletta
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Jonathan Prince

Roy
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Kari Lizer

Rita
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Richard Stahl

Mr. Flugel
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Julie Payne

Coach Whelan
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Frank Aletter

Mr. Leigh-Jensen
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Frances Bay

Birdie Fallmouth
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Bill Wray

Bandleader
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Karen Chase

Bambi Leigh-Jensen
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Burke Byrnes

Mr. Ramsay
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Zale Kessler

Desk Clerk
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Steve Levitt

Bellboy
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Lynda Wiesmeier

School Girl
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Christy Curtis

School Girl
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Lori Plager

School Girl
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Joni Lynn Ward

School Girl
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Nadine Van der Velde

School Girl
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Zetta Whitlow

School Girl
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Vernon Scott

Dorm Boy
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Douglas Warhit

Dorm Boy
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Randy Chance Graham

Dorm Boy
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Robert Parker

Dorm Boy
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Gayle Goldin

Arcade Voice (voice)
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Martin Mull

Drug Store Clerk (uncredited)
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Brinke Stevens

School Girl (uncredited)
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Julie Wakefield

School Girl (uncredited)
Crew
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Noel Black

Director
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Dan Greenburg

Writer
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Suzanne O'Malley

Writer
Disc Releases
Disc Title Front Cover

Private School

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

3/6/2007

Disc Title Front Cover

Private School

(Blu-ray, Keep Case (HD, Low))

10/29/2019

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