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Title Porky's / Astral Bellevue Pathé ; Melvin Simon Productions ; produced by Don Carmody, Bob Clark ; written by Bob Clark ; directed by Bob Clark.

Publication Info. Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2007.


Location Call No. Status
 Enfield, Main Library - Audio-Visual Materials  DVD PORKY'S    Check Shelf
 Plainville Public Library - Adult Department  DVD PORKY'S    Check Shelf
Edition One size fits all edition.
Description 1 videodisc (94 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo., Dolby Digital mono.
Cast Dan Monahan, Mark Herrier, Wyatt Knight, Roger Wilson, Cyril O'Reilly, Tony Ganios, Kaki Hunter, Kim Cattrall, Nancy Parsons, Scott Colomby, Boyd Gaines, Doug McGrath, Susan Clark.
Credits Director of photography, Reginald H. Morris ; editor, Stan Cole ; music, Paul Zaza, Carl Zittrer ; costume designer, Mary McLeod, Larry Wells ; production designer, Reuben Freed.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1982.
Audience MPAA rating: R.
Summary Follow a bunch of high school kids through a period in their puberty. Their lives mainly consist of watching the girls in the shower and making life a living hell for their teachers and for each other. Pee Wee is obsessed with measuring himself every morning, who meets up for sex with the school "mattress" Wendy. Fat teacher Beulah Balbricker who is determined on making life a living hell for the boys. "Porky's" is the name of a striptease bar the boys get thrown out of. They have their minds set on revenge, but that's not easy as the owner's brother is sheriff. Only by forgetting their internal differences can they defeat Porky and his gang.
Note Special features: Commentary by director Bob Clark; "Porky's through the peephole:" Bob Clark looks back; Porky's: a comedy classic; theatrical trailer; trailers; Porky's video games - sales presentation; TV promos.
Awards Genie Awards, 1983: Golden Reel Award (Harold Greenberg, Melvin Simon).
Language English (Dolby stereo., Dolby mono.) or dubbed Spanish (Dolby mono.) dialogue, English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Note GMD: videorecording.
Subject High school students -- Florida -- Drama.
Teenagers -- Sexual behavior -- Florida -- Drama.
Teenagers -- Florida -- Conduct of life -- Drama.
Teacher-student relationships -- Florida -- Drama.
Florida -- Drama.
Genre/Form Feature films.
Comedy films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Carmody, Don.
Clark, Bob, 1939-2007.
Monahan, Dan.
Herrier, Mark.
Knight, Wyatt.
Wilson, Roger.
O'Reilly, Cyril.
Ganios, Tony.
Hunter, Kaki.
Cattrall, Kim.
Parsons, Nancy.
Colomby, Scott.
Gaines, Boyd.
McGrath, Doug, 1939-
Clark, Susan, 1940-
Astral Bellevue Pathé (Firm)
Melvin Simon Productions (Firm)
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
Standard No. 024543219187
Music No. 2231918 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment
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