Sport: Diving—but Rodney Dangerfield's iconic college movie is a clinic in Olympic-class one liners
Rebel/Loner Hero: Dangerfield's droopy-faced son wants to quit school and the diving team. Dangerfield enrolls himself to pep him up.
LOL Training Montage Moment: War vet-turned-professor Sam Kinison goads Dangerfield into a profanity laced tirade by shrieking "Say it! Say it!," and then responds with a menacing, "Good answer. Good answer."
Is the Big Game Against Harvard? No. But to write his English essay about Kurt Vonnegut, Dangerfield hires...Kurt Vonnegut, who actually did teach at Harvard.