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Admission Accomplished: 10 Great Getting-Into-College Movies

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NaomiDodds
NaomiDodds

"Either way, it suggests that the next generation of students is learning a lot more than anyone gives them credit for."

I think you mean the previous generation, as History Boys is set in 1983.

spaghettijimmy
spaghettijimmy

"The Paper Chase" from the early '70's, a great film about making it at an Ivy League Law school.

Robbzilla
Robbzilla

You also missed "The Girl Next Door." Surprisingly more interesting than I thought it would be. 

Mr.Wallingford
Mr.Wallingford

Not to put a too fine point on things, but how about "Accepted." 

zachsplep
zachsplep

You missed the best one-- Back to School. Rich businessman Rodney Dangerfield offers to build the college a new building in order to be admitted! THAT'S clout!