Ernest Goes to School

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"America's favorite class clown finally makes the grade!"
  • PG
  • 1994
  • 1 hr 29 min
  • 4.6  (2,904)

Ernest Goes to School is a family comedy film released in 1994. It is directed by Coke Sams and features Jim Varney in the lead role along with Linda Kash and Bill Byrge in supporting roles. The movie is about a lovable character named Ernest P. Worrell who has to attend a high school to get his high school diploma. The movie depicts his adventures and misadventures at the school.

Ernest is a school custodian who has worked at the same school for years. One day, the principal of the school tells him that he cannot work at the school anymore because he does not have a high school diploma. Ernest is heartbroken as he loves his job and he also loves to help the students at the school. In order to get his diploma, Ernest decides to attend high school. He enrolls in the same school where he worked as a custodian.

At the school, Ernest starts his journey as a student. He meets a group of students who become his friends. He also meets a beautiful English teacher, Ms. Flange (Linda Kash) who becomes his love interest. Ernest's presence in the school makes the students' lives more exciting and interesting. His infectious personality and love for life inspire the students to be more creative and explore their passions.

Ernest gets into a lot of trouble at the school. He accidentally creates explosions in the science lab, sets off the fire alarm, and causes chaos in the cafeteria. However, despite his misadventures, Ernest always manages to make things right in the end. He teaches the students the importance of being honest, loyal and hardworking.

The movie also has a subplot involving a group of criminals who are trying to steal a valuable item from the school. Ernest, along with his friends, tries to stop the criminals from stealing the item. This leads to a thrilling chase sequence in the school where Ernest and his friends outsmart the criminals and save the day.

Overall, Ernest Goes to School is a heartwarming movie that is perfect for the whole family. Jim Varney's performance as Ernest is delightful, and his chemistry with Linda Kash is charming. The movie is full of humor and adventure, and it also has a positive message about the importance of education and developing strong values. Ernest's journey from a custodian to a high school graduate is an inspiring one, and it shows that it's never too late to chase your dreams.

Ernest Goes to School is a 1994 comedy with a runtime of 1 hour and 29 minutes. It has received mostly poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 4.6.

Ernest Goes to School
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    1 hr 29 min
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  • IMDB Rating
    4.6  (2,904)