Three O'Clock High
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Three O'Clock High
The first feature film from director Phil Joanou (State of Grace), Three O' Clock High chronicles a high school nerd's much hyped after-school bout with the infamous class bully. When the impish Jerry Mitchell (Casey Siemaszko) is assigned to interview the new transfer student with a supposedly violent past, Buddy Revell (Richard Tyson), he makes the fatal mistake of touching his subject. Revell, who hates being touched, responds by challenging the unwilling Mitchell to a fight at three o'clock in the parking lot. Spanning the course of the school day, the film follows the… More

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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 67%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"A very unique and entertaining high school comedy with an important message..."
‑ Felix Vasquez Jr., Cinema Crazed
"A quick burst of harmless fun, featuring stunning camerawork by Barry Sonnenfeld"
‑ Edward Havens,
"A better than average high-school comedy stylishly directed by a young Phil (State of Grace) Joanou."
‑ Chuck O'Leary, Fantastica Daily
"Hilarious little cult film about the perils of high school"
‑ Jon Niccum, Lawrence Journal-World
"The screenplay writers throw the story away in a finale which celebrates the machismo the rest of the film mocks."
‑ Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat, Spirituality and Practice
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