Corvette Summer
Corvette Summer (1978)

The Corvette Ken Dantley's (Mark Hamill) class has been restoring in their high-school shop class is nearly completely fixed up. One day, the students walk in and it is gone - apparently stolen. Ken is larking about in Las Vegas when he… More

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: January 1, 1978
DVD Release Date: August 30, 2005
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Critic Score: 57% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Frank Rich
TIME Magazine

As long as one doesn't demand too much of it, Corvette Summer delivers a very pleasant two hours of escape.

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TV Guide

All in all a very funny movie with enough solid, believable story to take it beyond the realm of teenage summer fare.

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Time Out

One of Hollywood's better 'growing up' movies.

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Scott Weinberg

Works best as a distant memory; trust me on this.

Janet Maslin
New York Times

Miss Potts may well be a gifted comedienne, but Mr. Robbins never lets her relax enough for the talent to show. Too often, he strains his actors' enthusiasm to the breaking point.

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Flixster Audience Score: 42% Flixster User Reviews
Aj V
I really enjoyed this movie, mostly because it stars two of my favourite actors, but it is also a fun comedy adventure about Hamil's character trying to… More
RJ MacReady
This lighter than helium comedy was Mark Hamill's follow up to Star Wars. A high school grease monkey rebuilds, and tricks out, an old heap of a Corvette… More