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My Bodyguard
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Chris Makepeace Chris Makepeace
Clifford
Adam Baldwin Adam Baldwin
Linderman
Matt Dillon Matt Dillon
Moody
Paul Quandt Paul Quandt
Carson
Hank Salas Hank Salas
Mike
Joan Cusack Joan Cusack
Shelley
Dean R. Miller Dean R. Miller
Hightower
Tim Reyna Tim Reyna
Koontz


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Take THAT, You Bullying Bastards!

6 years, 10 months ago at Apr 16 4:52
This movie is great to watch just cuz it's cool to see high school bullies get their come-uppins.

Not that I was ever bullied when I was in high school.
No, I was wunna the cool kids.

No, seriously.

I was.
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When a boy comes to a new school and gets harassed by a bully, he acquires the services of the school's most feared kid as a bodyguard.
Release date: 26 September 1980
UPC: 024543029168
Tags: Drama (4), Comedy (4), Family (4), Friendship (4), 1980 (3), Bullying (3), Hotel (3), 1980s (2), Chicago (2), High School (2), Rated Pg (1), 1.85:1 (1), Usa (1), School (1), Accidental Death (1), Coming Of Age (1), Death Of Brother (1), Teenage Boy (1), Sort (1), Spiritual Cinema (1)
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" Plot: When a boy comes to a new school and gets harassed by a bully, he acquires the services of the school's most feared kid as a bodyguard. Genre: Comedy | Drama | Family Director: Tony Bill Stars: Chris Makepeace, Adam Baldwin, Matt Dillon -----} Trailer Story: 6 | Story Idea: 8 | Acting: 6 | Score: 5 | Visuals: 6 Overall: "


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" Ah, the 'innocent 80's' when we used to dream of having a bodyguard at school. This was before the various school shootings that makes this film seem almost insulting in its trite handling of the bully situation. Ah, but the 'not so innocent 80's' when teen suicides where at an all time high and my generation helped coin the phrase 'suicide pact' while the band Wham pranced around the stage with "Choose Life" t-shirts. It was a horrible era. So, this is very much a 'family film' bordering "


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"And yet, another great 80's flick about the tough life of public high school.... For me, this one is great just b'cuz it's always cool to see high school bullies get their just desserts. Not that I was ever bullied when I was in high school. No, as I stated before, I was wunna the cool kids. No, seriously......."


The Mighty Celestial posted a review 6 years, 10 months ago

Take THAT, You Bullying Bastards!

“This movie is great to watch just cuz it's cool to see high school bullies get their come-uppins.

Not that I was ever bullied when I was in high school.

No, I was wunna the cool kids.

No, seriously.

I was.” read more

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