The Computer Wore Tennis Shoes

The Computer Wore Tennis Shoes
The Computer Wore Tennis Shoes
  • G
  • 1h 30m
  • 1969
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Dexter Riley (Kurt Russell), a handsome but bumbling Medfield College student, accidentally becomes The Computer Who Knew Too Much when he is effortlessly transformed from half-wit to genius in an electriyfing computer mishap. Gamblers, gangsters, and greedy college deans are quick to fight for control of his computer-like brain ... especially when Dexter nonchalantly starts blabbing the syndicate's secrets!
© 1969 Disney Enterprises, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

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1960s Disney comedy has lesson on fame's price.

What Parents Need to Know

Parents need to know that groovy duds and gigantic computers are sure to amuse modern young viewers. Some of the scenes of Dexter's abduction feature thugs with guns. The thugs even shoot at the truck Dexter's friends are driving, but it is portrayed in a slapstick, cartoonish way.

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Additional Info

  • Genre:Comedy
  • Release Date:December 31, 1969
  • Languages:English, Spanish
  • Captions:English
  • Audio Format:
    Stereo
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