Matthew Broderick stars as Clark Kellogg, a freshman from Vermont who comes to the Big Apple to study film at New York University. His most flamboyant professor is Arthur Fleeber (a scene-stealing turn by Paul Benedict, best known as Mr. Bentley of television's "The Jeffersons") who has
committed every moment from THE GODFATHER PART II to memory. The great man assigns $700 worth of his own publications as required reading for his course. Kellogg gets an education in New York street life before he even gets to school, as he is robbed shortly upon hitting town by a con man, Victor
Ray (Bruno Kirby). Kellogg eventually tracks Ray down but, instead of returning his stu...