Back to School Trailer & Clips


Back to School full movie is released on Jun 13, 1986. Watch Back to School online - the English Comedy movie from United States , which has achieved a worldwide gross of $91,258,000. Back to School is directed by Alan Metter and created by Steven Kampmann with Rodney Dangerfield and Sally Kellerman. Back to School is available online on HBO Max and HBO Max Amazon Channel.

Millionaire businessman Thornton Melon is upset when his son Jason announces that he is not sure about going to college. Thornton insists that college is the best thing he never had for himself, and to prove his point, he agrees to enroll in school along with his son. Thornton is a big hit on campus: always throwing the biggest parties, knowing all the right people, but is this the way to pass college?

As know as:

Επιστροφή στα θρανία, Retour à l'école, Отново на училище, De vuelta al colegio, Epistrofi sta thrania

Release Date:

Jun 13, 1986

Release Date (Streaming):

Mar 28, 2000


United States



Production Companies:

Orion Pictures, Paper Clip Productions

Gross worldwide:



Registration starts Friday, June 13, at theaters everywhere.


Ryan Murphy
Miami Herald
With this film, Rodney at long last entitles himself to all the respect he can stomach.
by rottentomatoes, Aug 17, 2021
Jay Boyar
Orlando Sentinel
The vibes, here, are all wrong, and Dangerfield's unique timing is disrupted in most scenes.
by rottentomatoes, Aug 01, 2013
Desmond Ryan
Philadelphia Inquirer
I mean no disrespect to Rodney Dangerfield in suggesting that Back to School is a comedy that belongs back on the drawing board.
by rottentomatoes, Aug 01, 2013

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