Mischief Movie Behind The Scenes

Making Mischief

Mischief Picture
Moment of truth for Jonathan and Marilyn


Go behind the scenes on the 1985 Teen Drama movie starring Doug McKeon, Catherine Mary Stewart, Kelly Preston More Cast

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Thanks to Tom Ryan
Doug McKeon celebrated his 18th birthday on the set.
Thanks to Joseph Dunnigan
The film was originally called "Heart and Soul", but the the marketing department was afraid that "Heart and Soul" was too soft a title. It was then changed to "Getting Lucky" and then was finally released as "Mischief" ...Thankfully.
Thanks to Travis
The filming location of "Mischief", Nelsonville, Ohio is the birth place of Sarah Jessica Parker.
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The fight at the drive-in restaurant was filmed weeks after the film wrapped.
Thanks to clyde cunningham III
The gas station was recreated by my family's company K&V sevice station maint, located in Columbus, Ohio. My Grandfather has pictures and an original call sheet from the film framed in our office.

If you pause the movie when Gene is pumping gas for the rich boy and look at the windsheld cleaning box, you will see a sign stating "Thank you for your patron -K&C Maint"

Next Section: Deleted Scenes

Deleted Scenes

There are often scenes cut from the final version of a movie. Sometimes these will have been seen by preview audiences, or be included in Blu-ray or DVD extras etc.

The following missing scenes from Mischief are believed legit. If you disagree or have additional info, please update us.

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The scene where Jonathan breaks his arm was originally in a car accident but then looked too similar to the chicken fight scene so was reshot in LA.
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There was a scene with Gene visiting Jonathan in the hospital after he breaks his arm which was also cut.
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Another scene had Jonathan helping Gene out in his garage and getting oil all over him. He walks into his house leaving oil footfprints all the way.

Next Section: Alternate Versions

Alternate Versions

Sometimes, there will be several versions of a movie floating about on cable, tv or video etc. Other times, a Director may release a special cut of the movie on Blu-ray or DVD.

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1985 20th Century Fox
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