Back to School (1986) – Episode 36

Back to School (1986)

Back to School (1986) is a great father/son comedy with Rodney Dangerfield and Sally Kellerman

Rough Script Back to School (1986)

Welcome to today’s show, my name is John. As always you can subscribe to the show on or follows the links to social media in the podcast show notes. Today we have the final of our back to school movies for the month of August and it’s a pretty funny college flick. I don’t like to do movies that are this new but it makes a pretty good finish to this series. Today’s show is Episode 36 – Back to School (1986) starring Rodney Dangerfield and stellar comedic cast.

Rodney Dangerfield plays Thornton Melon the son of an immigrant that followed the American dream. Dangerfield was born in New York in 1921. He tried his hand a comedy from a young age and he was one of the few people that could make stoic Ed Sullivan laugh. However, his career did not really take off. He was living a … Continue reading