Movie Series - Revenge of the Nerds
Revenge of the Nerds is a comedy film from 1984 depicting social life in the United States on a college campus. The movie stars Robert Carradine and Anthony Edwards, with Curtis Armstrong, Ted McGinley, Julia Montgomery, Brian Tochi, Larry B. Scott, John Goodman, and Donald Gibb. The film was directed by Jeff Kanew.
The movie's storyline chronicles of a group of nerds trying to stop harassment by the persecuting jock fraternity, the Alpha Betas. Exterior scenes such as the arrival of the nerds at college and the fraternity houses were filmed at the University of Arizona in Tucson, Arizona. The original Nerds residence, from which they were ousted, was in fact Cochise Hall. Their subsequent residence was Bear Down Gymnasium.
One scene was filmed at Kyle Field on the campus of Texas A&M University. The original Alpha Beta fraternity house that gets burned down was shot at the Alpha Gamma Rho house on University Boulevard and the Pi house was the Phi Delta Theta fraternity house.
This film is number 91 on Bravo's "100 Funniest Movies."
Revenge of the Nerds has gone on to spawn several sequels of varying quality.
Wikipedia Link: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Revenge_of_the_Nerds
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