A woefully misbegotten comedy dud, BIG MAN ON CAMPUS was originally to be called "The Hunchback of UCLA" but utilized USC for its location photography instead.
The action takes place at an understandably anonymous LA County college, where rumors persist of a misshapen monster at large. It's really a feral hunchback, portrayed by screenwriter Allan Katz with a rag mop on his head and pillows under his shirt. This goon was a mistreated child who ran away
from home, and now lives like a hermit in the bell tower. Scanning students with a scavenged telescope, the hunchback loses his heart to golden-tressed coed Cathy (Melora Hardin). When he mistakenly believes her ...