High School High Poster

Release Date: October 25th, 1996

DVD Release Date: March 31st, 1998

PG-13|1 hr 26 min

Plot Summary
High-school history teacher Richard Clark (Jon Lovitz) leaves the prestigious Wellington Academy and heads to inner-city Marion Barry High. He aims to inspire the D-grade students there, no matter what it takes, including holding chicken races, though he also finds time to flirt with a fellow teacher (Tia Carrere). But when the clueless Clark tries helping a struggling student (Mekhi Phifer) who wants to learn, he finds himself in the middle of a gang turf war.

Cast: Jon Lovitz, Tia Carrere, Louise Fletcher, Mekhi Phifer, Malinda Williams, Guillermo Díaz, Lexie Bigham, Gil Espinoza

Director: Hart Bochner, Sasha Harari

Genres: Comedy

Production Co: TriStar Pictures, Zucker Brothers Productions

Keywords: Underdog, Hilarious, Quest, 1990s, Love interest, Car, Creative, Rivalry, Heartwarming

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