“ The three leads were all TV actors (Baio from _Happy Days_, Aames from _Eight is Enough_, and Schachter from _The Facts of Life_), so they resort to that bland TV style of acting, making _Zapped!
“ only worth watching for Heather Thomas & Jewel Shepard .
“ But it was just kind of boring.
“ This coming of age comedy has some great moments, from saucy skin glimpses to flying mattresses.
“ Don't waste your time on this tripe.
“ Baio is enjoyable and Aames is a lot of fun, even though his character is kind of scummy at times.
“ Entertaining Banal Baio .
“ Very fun, entertaining movie .
“ The lively and engaging acting from a game cast qualifies as a major plus: the adorable Felice Schachter as sweet school newspaper reporter geek Bernadette, Robert Mandan as pompous principal Walter J.
“ Also there are a couple really bad slow love songs on the soundtrack.
“ Apart from that is totally and utterly unwatchable.
“ Well, she fell asleep, so I got to watch the whole thing.
“_ was made in 1982, a bland year if ever there was one.
“ Everything is predictable - the love interests that will be established, the tampering that will be done with the mind powers, and the end results.
“ Funny but boring .
“ The story, script and effects are ridiculous but its a thoroughly entertaining film from start to finish.
“ But the banal venture is not without merit.
“ Enjoyable mindless viewing - mainly for the young .
“ But I found it enjoyable overall.
“Unfortunately, the acting is bland along with the rest of the movie.
“ I remember "Zapped" as an enjoyable light comedy of the feel good variety which was totally devoid of any serious content.