Having gotten a taste of college life, a drastically changed farm girl returns home for Thanksgiving break with her best friend, a flamboyant party animal who is clearly a fish out of water in a small farm town.
Release Year: 1993
Rating: 5.1/10 (8,025 voted)
Stars: Pauly Shore, Carla Gugino, Lane Smith
Country girl Rebecca begins college in Los Angeles. There she meets Crawl, a student who is crazy, unpredictable and wild. During the holidays she brings him with her home. Her parents have never seen anything like him and are shocked when Rebecca tells them that they are engaged to be married. Two different worlds collide…
Writers: Patrick J. Clifton, Susan McMartin
Walter Warner Sr.
(as Tiffani-Amber Thiessen)
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He's a relative nightmare.
Release Date: 2 July 1993
Filming Locations: California State University Northridge – 18111 Nordhoff Street, Northridge, Los Angeles, California, USA
Did You Know?
Travis was originally named Chad but was changed when shooting began.
In the scene towards the end right after Travis leaves, Zack is holding up his right fist and making hand gestures after Tracy sits down next to him. The camera cuts to a different area of the room, but when it goes back to Zack, he is making the hand gestures with his left fist instead.
She's obviously made up her mind, so let's just handle this like mature adults.
Right, right… you distract him, and I'm gonna hit him in the head with a shovel.
Destined to be a cult classic!
Son In Law didn't do so hot in the box office, but that only means the
masses were wrong. This movie is one of the few movies that Pauly Shore
really excels in, with some of the funniest lines I've ever heard. Although
the ending is sub-par, the antics of Shore carries the