After his wife has a party at their house, Thorton Melon (Dangerfield) decides to have a swim in his pool. The camera shows Melon as he is about to dive into the pool from the edge. The camera cuts away and a much "thinner" Melon is seen doing a flip into the water. Watch carefully as the "thinner" man makes his dive. You can clearly see his hairpiece fly off the top of his head. See more...
In the opening montage of shots, showing Thornton Mellon's progressive rise to the top, one of the final shots is actually that of Al Czervik, the role Rodney Dangerfield played in Caddyshack. See more...
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|Title||Back to School|
|Original entry||What poem is Diane reading to her class that makes Thornton say, "Yes, yes!"? [She was reading, "Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night," by Dylan Thomas.]|