Its cast featured most of the main actors from its predecessor, including Robert CarradineAnthony Edwards albeit in a smaller roleCurtis ArmstrongLarry B. This film also provided an early starring role for Courtney Thorne-Smith. One of the movie trailers parodies the trailer of Poltergeist II: The Other Side where they pan the inside of a house, then the phone rings, and the person sitting in the chair facing away from the camera picks up, then the person turns to reveal its Heather O'Rourke 's character, Carol-Ann, who says "They're back.
The Lambda Lambda Lambdas from Adams College are packing their suitcases to get ready for a national fraternity convention in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Just before The Big Man (Smooth Vocal) - Chubb Rock - The Big Man to the airport, Lewis' Robert Carradine best friend Gilbert Anthony Edwards explains to him that he feels stupid that he cannot come, due to breaking his leg during a chess game.
The Royal Flamingo acting manager Ed Lauter explains to Sunny that they do not want nerds staying in this hotel. Poindexter finds another albeit dilapidated hotel called the Hotel Coral Essex, located in a shady neighborhood, and makes their reservation there.
At the hotel, Booger meets Snotty James Honga middle-aged Chinese man who is even more disgusting than he is easily besting Booger at belchingwho becomes his mentor. Roger Bradley Whitfordthe president of the local chapter of Alpha Betas and chairman of the regional conference is seen planning with his fellow jocks to get rid of the Tri-Lambs by any means necessary.
Furthermore, Ogre Donald Other Grown-Ups - Jack Gilford - A Childs Introduction To Grownups is revealed to be at the conference, scheming with Roger and the Alphas.
The Lambdas arrive at the Florida swamplands hoping to attend the United Fraternity pre-conference barbecue. They go the wrong way intentionally given wrong directions by Roger and see a group of Seminole Indians capture an Indian maiden, taking her in an Aztec Temple and throw her into a fire pit an act concocted by the Alphas to humiliate the Tri-Lambs into leaving the conference. They are captured and forced to strip to their underwear, until Poindexter Timothy Busfield tests their ethnicity by yelling "Bite my crank" at them in Seminole, to which none responds.
They are chased off by Alligators and later Ogre, and forced to make their way across town back to their hotel in their underwear. The next day, Roger announces a new bylaw to be voted upon by the conference; "Proposition 15", a rule that would require physical as well as academic standards to be met by all members of the conference.
Before Lewis can make any argument against the proposition, he is co-opted by a wet-nightie contest happening poolside. At this time, Roger, seemingly sincere, expresses a desire to make peace once and for all with the Tri-Lambs, and to that end he proposes a bylaw stating that any fraternity found to be guilty of a crime will be expelled from the national conference and their charter revoked.
The Lambdas, satisfied that the Alphas now cannot attack them without being expelled from the conference, accept their offer of friendship and their luxurious hotel suite at the Royal Flamingo.
Roger encourages Sunny to grab a couple of girls and take the Tri-Lambs to the beach in his car. Wormser is able to procure alcohol at a liquor store, despite being under-age, using a fake ID proclaiming he is an admiral in the Navy. While on the beach Sunny and Lewis get to know and like each other. Unfortunately, Roger has reported his car stolen, Love, Truth And Honesty - Various - Discover Bastos N°8 the Lambdas are arrested.
Stewart and Sunny bail the Tri-Lambs out of jail. Sunny apologizes and tries to explain that she knew nothing of Roger's plan, but Lewis does not believe her. Disgusted by Roger's actions, Sunny jumps overboard. When they realize Ogre cannot be trusted to keep his mouth shut, they also throw him into the water, despite the fact that he cannot swim.
Upon seeing Ogre drowning, Wormser jumps into the ocean and rescues him, though he is seemingly Equilibrium Beats - Aspects - Revenge Of The Nerds. After smoking some of the marijuana Booger discovered on the island, Ogre and the others realize he is not so different from them after all. Equilibrium Beats - Aspects - Revenge Of The Nerds the group sleeps Lewis has a dream about Gilbert, who explains to him that all is not lost Only The Lonely - Various - Country Number Ones implores Lewis not to give up.
He also points out that Lewis is acting like a jerk to Sunny, who is stranded with him on this island by choice. This helps give Lewis the confidence he needs to apologize to Sunny for his behavior and to try to find a way off the island.
The next morning The Tri-Lambs, using their combined intelligence and ingenuity, find a Cuban military officer's hidden cache of military supplies, including an amphibious vehicle.
Meanwhile, at the conference, Roger is presiding over the vote to expel the Tri-Lambs, when, decked out in military gear, they literally crash the conference, driving right through the conference room wall, then chase the attendees out to the pool.
Roger is unfazed and tries to continue to have the Lambdas voted out for stealing his car, until Sunny reveals that Roger set them up and kidnapped them. Roger states that it does not matter since he will always be cool, popular, and good-looking and the Lambdas will always be weird, different, and pathetic, and that there is nothing they can do or say about it.
Lewis takes a moment and quietly agrees with Roger, stating that there is nothing he can say, but that there is "something I've gotta do about it. The fraternity Council favors the nerds, cheer for them and vote Roger and the Alphas out of the fraternity council and revoke their charter for good. This is the only Nerds film in which Betty does not appear although a picture of her can be seen at the beginning of Equilibrium Beats - Aspects - Revenge Of The Nerds film.
Stan Gable, Takashi, and U. Jefferson also do not appear. This Equilibrium Beats - Aspects - Revenge Of The Nerds the last Nerds film to feature Poindexter. Although he is shown on the DVD cover of the fourth film, he is not seen nor mentioned in it. Edwards did not like the script and was very reluctant to reprise his role, and only agreed to return when his scenes were scheduled to be filmed very Equilibrium Beats - Aspects - Revenge Of The Nerds and without any location filming the script was changed so Gilbert had a broken leg, which enabled Edwards to film almost all of his material in one session, and he spent a few days filming Left Hand Pass - Cannabis Corpse - Left Hand Pass scene where he appears in Lewis' AC/DC - Stiff Upper Lip. They are played by other actors in the third film and stay offscreen in Too Many Punks Are Dead - Various - Punk And Oi!
Promotional Sampler Volume 1 fourth and final film. At a 30th anniversary of the original film inJulia Montgomery Betty told that she was originally to have a part in Nerds II but eventually turned it down after learning that her only scene would involve Betty cheating on Lewis in a hotel room with another 'jock'. Montgomery felt that after falling in love with Lewis towards the end of Nerdsthat it wasn't right that she would cheat on him with someone who was just like Stan Gable.
The film received a mostly negative reaction from critics. The critical consensus reads: "It reunites most of the original cast and rounds them up for a trip to Fort Lauderdale for spring break, but Revenge of the Nerds II: Nerds in Paradise forgets to pack enough jokes or compelling characters to make it through its minute running time.
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