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R| 1 hr. 33 min.

Plot Summary
When a beautiful first-grade teacher (Olivia Williams) arrives at a prep school, she soon attracts the attention of an ambitious teenager named Max (Jason Schwartzman), who quickly falls in love with her. Max turns to the father (Bill Murray) of two of his schoolmates for advice on how to woo the teacher. However, the situation soon gets complicated when Max's new friend becomes involved with her, setting the two pals against one another in a war for her attention.

Cast: Jason Schwartzman , Bill Murray , Olivia Williams , Seymour Cassel , Brian Cox , Mason Gamble , Sara Tanaka , Stephen McCole

Director: Wes Anderson

Genres: Comedy

Distributor: Touchstone Pictures

Rushmore (1998)

Release Date: December 11th, 1998|1 hr. 33 min.

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fan reviews ( 1 )
  • 100
    Mick LaSalle San Francisco Chronicle

    With its dry, throwaway humor and constant stream of chuckles, it creates its own category of stealth comedy. show more

  • 75
    Susan Wloszczyna USA Today

    With the astonishingly assured newcomer Jason Schwartzman to bounce off of, Murray has his best comic foil since those feisty rodents in Groundhog Day and Caddyshack. [5 February 1999, Life, p.11E] show more

  • 75
    Steven Rea Philadelphia Inquirer

    One of the great things about this unpredictable, exhilaratingly goofy fable is how it shows that even the clueless - and the tragically morose - have a shot at redemption. show more

  • March 26, 2010 toni
    Report This User

    Cult clasic in my circle of friends and family. One of the best movies ever made - period.

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