The Movie Review Guy Best Movies for 2013
Dec 31, 2013
The Top 80 movie from the 1980's in 80 Days (DAY 8) :
73. “Real Genius” (1985)
Teenage geniuses deal with their abilities while developing a laser.
Val Kilmer—Chris Knight
Gab Jarret—Mitch Taylor
William Atherton—Prof. Jerry Hathway
Jonathan Gines—Lazlo Hollyfeld
Facts about the this movie:
*To achieve the pop corn scene they popped popcorn continuously for three months. The popcorn was treated with fire retardant so it would not combust and so the birds would not eat it. The popcorn was shipped to a subdivision under construction in northwest LA put in ahouse.
*When promoting the studio did what was billed has the “the world’s first computer press conference.”
*Grossed 2.5 million opening weekend (990 Theaters)
Why I Picked this movie # 73:
1.It still hold up.
2. The second funniest movie about really super smart kids.
3. Super smart movie, no really it is….
4. Val Kilmer really shows how great of actor he will become.
5. A very funny movie.
6. Great cast.
7. Val Kilmer is not a fat, sweaty mongoloid , yet.
8. Very well written.
9. Awesome ending.
10. Some great well rounded characters.