Taglines: Keep reminding yourself… It’s only a movie!
The simple story of two young Michigan high school students, Jessica, Class President, Local Smart Girl, and object of Marlon’s affections attempt to get into a small Pennsylvania college. Jessica fights off her parent’s expectation of going to their alma mater of the University of Michigan, while Marlon fights his grades and SAT scores.
How I Got Into College is a 1989 romantic comedy film directed by Savage Steve Holland, starring Anthony Edwards, Corey Parker, Lara Flynn Boyle, Finn Carter, Charles Rocket, Christopher Rydell, Tichina Arnold, Bill Raymond and Micole Mercurio. Produced & released by 20th Century Fox. This is the film debut for then-future voice actor Tom Kenny.
Directed by: Savage Steve Holland
Starring: Anthony Edwards, Corey Parker, Lara Flynn Boyle, Finn Carter, Charles Rocket, Christopher Rydell, Tichina Arnold, Bill Raymond, Micole Mercurio
Screenplay by: Terrel Seltzer
Production Design by: Ida Random
Cinematography by: Robert Elswit
Film Editing by: Kaja Fehr, Sonya Sones Tramer
Costume Design by: Taryn De Chellis
Set Decoration by: Kathe Klopp, Richard Reynolds
Art Direction by: Richard Reynolds
Music by: Joseph Vitarelli
Distributed by: 20th Century Fox
Release Date: May 19, 1989