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(1994)

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Claudia Haro, who plays Marty (the girl who asks Simon to dance at the party), was actually married to Joe Pesci.
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When the movie was filmed in the winter of 1993-1994, there was already at least a meter of snow on the ground in Harvard Square and in all of Boston. However, because the actual snow did not look "real" enough to be filmed, it was all cleared away and replaced with artificial snow.
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Edward Norton auditioned for a role.
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Six big-name British actors were in the running for Prof. Pitkannan, but Joe Pesci vetoed all of them, wanting the role to go to a big-name American actor.
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A few years earlier, Brendan Fraser played a prep-school student trying to get into Harvard in the movie School Ties (1992).
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The graduation scenes were filmed at University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. The large building in front of the graduates is Foellinger Auditorium, made up to look like a Harvard building. Many of the graduates are UIUC students.
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Kristy Swanson passed on the role of Courtney, which ended up going to Moira Kelly.
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The film takes place at Harvard and the director of the film, Alek Keshishian, is himself a Harvard graduate (Class of 1986).
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In this movie Brendan Fraser plays a guy who goes to Harvard and in School Ties he plays a guy who wants to get into Harvard
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This was originally set up as a Dustin Hoffman project.
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First feature film directed by Alek Keshishian. His previous works were music videos and documentaries.
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Cameo 

Claudia Haro: Towards the end of the film, at the pajama party, Simon (Joe Pesci) is imparting wisdom to Monty (Brendan Fraser) regarding love. He is overheard by a young, incredibly good-looking female student, named Marty. The girl is so taken with Simon's romantic sentiments, she asks the much older Simon to dance. The girl, Marty, is played by Claudia Haro, Joe Pesci's wife at the time of filming.
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Spoilers 

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Joe Pesci's only film with Brendan Fraser.
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