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A series of grisly obscene phone calls begins to plague the residents and soon they will each meet their fate at the hands of the psychotic intruder. As the police trace the calls, they soon discover that nothing is as it seems.
Cooley High Directed by Michael Schultz. Fun-loving and warm movie about high school life in the 's. Preach, a serious-minded writer and Cochise, a basketball hero headed for college, are best friends at Cooley High in Chicago.
Together, they cut classes to go to the zoo, crash parties, put the hustle on some hustlers, and dream of getting out of their impoverished, rough neighborhood. DVD ; vhs Video U6 L44 Palmer, William J. The films of the seventies: P ; Moffitt PN Carrie White is a shy young girl who doesn't make friends easily. After her class mates taunt her about her horrified reaction to her totally unexpected first period one of them takes pity on her and gets Tommy Ross, her boyfriend and class hunk to invite Carrie to the senior prom.
Meanwhile another girl who has been banned from the prom for her continued aggressive behaviour is not as forgiving and plans a trick to embarrass Carrie in front of the whole school. What she doesn't realise is that Carrie is-- gifted, and you really don't want to get her angry. Cohen; Stephen King and the writing of Carrie; animated photo gallery; original theatrical trailer and more. Robert Carradine, Jennifer Ashley. High school football player Johnnie is going to spend his senior year at Rosedale High School playing pranks and getting together with as many girls as possible.
He and a buddy, along with two cheerleaders, are going to make their last year memorable. The Big Game with rival Hardin High School is approaching, and a prank war is about to rev into full swing. In this spoof of 's college life, members of the Delta fraternity offend the straight-arrow people on campus in a comedy which irreverently mocks college traditions.
Grease Directed by Randal Kleiser. An exuberant musical celebrating the 50's era of rock 'n roll centering around the romance between a teen-age gang leader, his naive girlfriend and other "hip" seniors at Ridel High School. Malibu Beach Directed by Robert J. Kim Lankford, James Daughton. Various beach goers have their eyes on the hot new lifeguard Dina. They range from a muscle-bound idiot to pesky kids pretending to drown in order to get some mouth-to-mouth action.
Breaking Away Directed by Peter Yates. Dave, nineteen, has just graduated high school, with his 3 friends, The comical Cyril, the warm hearted but short-tempered Moocher, and the athletic, spiteful but good-hearted Mike. Now, Dave enjoys racing bikes and hopes to race the Italians one day, and even takes up the Italian culture, much to his friends and parents annoyance. While meanwhile, the 4 friends try to break away from their townie, Indiana reputation while fighting with nearby college snobs.
A troubled teenager, whose sole desire is to become a great drag racer, almost ruins his own dreams when he spurns his dad's racing advice.
But support from his girlfriend enables him to prove his abilities to the racing world, his father and himself. Comedy set in a high school where the students have the lowest academic average in Southern California, the athletes haven't won a game in years, and three principals have gone insane. Features scenes of a concert by the Ramones. Bill Adler, Cynthia Wood.
Bobby, a small-town kid hears about the wild nights of cruising the boulevard in Van Nuys, California. He hops in his van and drives down to check it out.
Along the way he gets involved with drag racers, topless dancers and bikers. The Warriors Directed by Walter Hill. The Warriors, a New York City street gang, are mistakenly accused of killing a big time gang leader named Cyrus. Soon they have every gang in the city out to get revenge. The Warriors must make their way from one end of New York to their turf on the other side of the city. Introduction to the new edition by Walter Hill; featurettes: The beginning, Battleground, The way home, The phenomenon ; original theatrical trailer.
High school student Jill Johnson is traumatized over an evening of babysitting by a caller who repeatedly asks, "Have you checked the children lately? Set in , a group of long-time buddies since high school gather in a local diner to share their escapades and make sense of their lives.
As one by one they drift off to join the mainstream of life they still cling to their shared boyhood dreams. Twenty-four-year old first-time screenwriter Cameron Crowe went undercover in early s as a high school student to glean an insider's perspective on the struggles of teenagers as they dealt with independence, success, sexuality, money, maturity, school, and particularly with just making it through the formative years.
P34 Schwind, Jean. A high school girl's basketball team is stalked by an escaped mental patient with a portable drill. Valley Girl Directed by Martha Coolidge. From the time they meet until the tale's tender conclusion, it's war on the "cliques" with Julie's proper Valley friends trying to reunite her with her old flame and Randy and his pal crashing the Valley parties. To add to the irony, Julie's free-spirited Sixties parents are terribly confused about the ultra-conservative daughter they've raised.
The Outsiders Directed by Francis Coppola. Coming of age movie set in Tulsa Oklahoma in the mid sixties. When two poor greasers, Johnny, and Ponyboy are assaulted by a vicious gang, the socs, and Johnny kills one of the attackers, tension begins to mount between the two rival gangs, setting off a turbulent chain of events.
Based on the novel by S. Risky Business Directed by Paul Brickman. Joel's parents are going on vacation and leaving him in charge of the house. They trust their college-bound year-old son but they shouldn't. Every kid's dream is every parent's nightmare.
No sooner do Joel's parents step on the plane when he raids the liquor cabinet, has a joyride in Dad's Porsche, and spends a night of passion with a young call girl named Lana.
Revenge of the Nerds Director, Jeff Kanew. At Adams College, the jocks rule the school from their house on high, the Alpha Beta fraternity.
So when a group of socially-challenged misfits try to go Greek, they are immediately rejected by every house on campus. Deciding to start their own fraternity, the nerds soon find themselves in a battle royale as the Alpha Betas try to crush their new rivals.
Audio commentary by director Jeff Kanew and actors Robert Carradine, Timothy Busfield and Curtis Armstrong; "I'm a nerd, and I'm pretty proud of it" featurette; 'Revenge of the nerds' television plot; deleted scenes; theatrical trailer.
Running on Empty Director, Sidney Lumet. When antiwar activists Arthur and Annie Pope blew up a napalm lab in , they accidentally blinded a janitor working late. Since then, the Popes and their children have stayed together by staying a step ahead of the law, running from state to state, job to job, assumed identity to assumed identity.
But now elder son Danny is He's ready to stop running from a past he had nothing to do with, ready to start making his own future. Sixteen Candles Directed by John Hughes. It's Sam's sweet sixteen birthday and no one in her family remembers the important occasion. She's an average teen who endures creepy freshmen, spoiled siblings, confused parents and the beautiful blonde who stands between her and the boy of her dreams.
G57 S84 Lee, Christina. Comedy mixes with biting social commentary in this look into a high school where the teachers are as misfit as the rough bunch of students they are supposed to teach.
The school is being sued by an ex-student who was graduated without learning to read or write. Five teenage students with nothing in common, spend a Saturday detention together in their high school library. A talented group of street-savvy urban kids hook up with Krush Groove, a hot new rocord label.
But with their success come the ego trips and greed that threaten to destroy everything they've worked for. A fresh, title soundtrack vibrantly pushes the rap-to-riches story along.
Seven friends, recent college graduates, search for a place in the real world and face the issues of career and commitment. Against the backdrop of St. Elmo's, their local hang-out, they save, betray and love each one another as only the closest of friends can.
Smooth Talk Directed by Joyce Chopra. Connie is a year-od girl with two things on her mind, boys and how she looks. But when she flirts with an older, handsome and predatory stranger, she isn't prepared for the frightening and traumatic consequences. Teen Wolf Directed by Rod Daniel. One of the beneficial side effects is that it also turns him into a top-notch basketball player.
But will his notoriety cost him his friends and can he find true love? Weird Science Directed by John Hughes. Two nerdy best friends have the power to create the "perfect woman". Like a computer-generated fairy godmother, the two use their creation to learn about the pleasures and pitfalls of adolescences. John invited her college friends up to her parents' secluded island home for the time of their lives, she forgot to tell them it just might be the last time of their lives.
Because as soon as the kids arrive on the island, someone starts trimming the guest list Brighton Beach Memoirs directed by Gene Saks. Fifteen-year-old Eugene Jerome is trying to uncover life's mysteries in this adaptation of a Broadway hit about growing up in Brooklyn during the late 's.
A high school student is determined to get a day off with his friends by outwitting his principal. Ferris Bueller has played hooky a number of times. But this time he has the entire school and more believing he is on the verge of death. On this special day off, Ferris invites his friend Cameron and girlfriend Sloane to join him in his day of fun. Ferris talks Cameron into borrowing his father's precious Ferrari for the day's transportation. All the while, Principal Ed Rooney is determined to prove Ferris is faking his illness.
Jeanie, Ferris's agitated sister, also wants to catch Ferris in his lie. Ferris enjoys his day with his friends, until they notice that the mileage of the Ferrari reads too many miles, sending Cameron to suffer his own blow out. Here, one of the twins is a divorced mother whose year-old daughter, Nicki, befriends another girl, Mary, in summer school.
Mary has a widowed father, so naturally the two girls try to get them together. But the mother wants to move, so they have to act fast. Eventually, the mother's twin sister is brought in to aid them. Pretty in Pink Directed by John Hughes.
She's a high school girl from the wrong side of town. He's the wealthy heart-throb who asks her to the prom. But as fast as their romance builds, it's threatened by the painful reality of peer pressure.
All about Molly" featurette; "Volcanic ensembles" featurette; "Prom stories" featurette; Favorite scenes; Commentary by director Howard Deutch; Wrap up: The epilogue; Photo gallery; The original ending: Y6 B45 Bleach, Anthony. Two innocent teenagers are thrown into a juvenile facility. Sadistic guards and violent in-mates create a world of degradation from which they must protect themselves.
This film about friendship and the indelible experiences of growing up takes place in a small Oregon town as four boys set out on a two-day search for a missing teenager's body, a search that turns into an odyssey of self-discovery. Based on the novella The body by Stephen King. Julian is a boy with looks, charm, intelligence and a father who sets him up in the record business; he also has a drug habit.
His best friend Clay wants to help and is willing to do almost anything for his friend, but Julian is going downhill so fast that he might take his girlfriend and Clay with him. In this hit '80s hybrid of the horror movie and the teen flick, a single mom and her two sons become involved with a pack of vampires when they move into an offbeat Northern California town.
When Michael visits the cavernous hangout of his cronies and unwittingly drinks from a wine bottle full of vampiric blood, he becomes an unwilling member of the bloodsucker biker gang.
Shot on location in the coastal California town of Santa Cruz with a rock music soundtrack. Commentary with director Joel Schumacher ; featurettes ; deleted scenes ; production notes; theatrical trailer.
The killer returns this time as a physical manifestation of a young girl's nightmares, slaying more teens in the guise of an evil rocker with a deadly guitar.
Stand and Deliver Directed by Ramon Menendez. He cajoles, pushes, wheedles, needles, threatens and inspires 18 kids to become math whizzes. Then they take the National Advanced Placement Calculus exam with surprising results. Todd is a bookish freshman whose full moon transformation into a big wolf on campus brings him glory, girls and a conflict of values.
Big Directed by Penny Marshall. A year-old boy's wish comes true when he asks a mechanical carnival genie to make him 'big' only to awake the next morning and discover he is! He manages to land a job at a toy company where he experiences the complications of being an adult, but eventually he begins to long for the simple joys of childhood.
Hairspray Directed by John Waters. Tracy Turnblad, a teenager with huge hair, a big grin, and all the right moves, becomes the queen of Baltimore's number one dance revue.
This Filthy World Philosopher of filth and reigning king of bad taste, writer-director of offensive cult classic films, John Waters presents an outstanding live one-man show that celebrates his origins of trash with his signature brand of irreverent humor. Hairspray ; Female trouble ; and, Multiple maniacs: Thunder's Mouth Press, A black comedy about American high school life with two of the students killing off the jocks and cheerleaders who make life miserable for all the common ordinary kids in the school and making their deaths seem like suicide.
Heathers and the Rebel Archetype. Rebel without a cause: State University of New York Press, c Screwball comedy about two high school students who face a difficult history exam. With the help of a time-traveling messenger they round up some historical heavyweights for their class project!
P85 Lundquist, Lynne "Myth and Illiteracy: Bill and Ted's Explicated Adventures. A Journal of Science Fiction and Fantasy , vol. Where the boys are: Based on true events this is the story of prep. Make your lives extraordinary! A bitter-sweet story of teenagers who come of age in Anarene, a fictional one-horse town in Texas.
In , high school seniors Sonny and Duane play football, go to the movies at the Royal Theater, hang out at the pool hall and lust after rich tease Jacy Farrow. Following two tragic deaths and with Duane gone to Korea and Jacy to college in Dallas, Sonny is left behind but he is determined to carry on, despite a telling sign of incipient communal disintegration: Based on the novel by Larry McMurtry.
Special features on DVD X Fact-based story of high school principal Joe Clark, who armed himself with a bullhorn and a Louisville Slugger and slammed the door at Eastside High in Paterson, New Jersey to keep trouble makers out and serious strivers in.
Parents fought him, teachers fought him, but lots of kids loved him. Clark turned Eastside around, becoming a nationally hailed symbol of tough-love education. Say Anything Directed by Cameron Crowe. An eternal optimist, seeks to capture the heart of Diane, an unattainable high school beauty and straight-A student. He surprises just about everyone, including himself, when she returns the sentiment. However, Diane's over-possessive, divorced dad doesn't approve and it's going to take more than just the power of love to conquer all.
See Television videography for holdings. House Party Directed by Reginald Hudlin. A fast and fresh look at one teenager's pursuit of life, liberty and happiness. Kid has three things going for him Keely Christian, Brittain Frye, M. A teen whose parents are away decides to have a slumber party with her girlfriends. Their boyfriends predictably show up to scare them, but a stranger from the beach is also lurking around the house. Boyz 'n the Hood Directed by John Singleton. For three young men growing up in South Central Los Angeles, the "hood" is a place of drive-by shootings, unemployment, drugs and pain.
But their reactions to the world around them vary- one is an unambitious drug dealer, his brother is a college bound teenage father, and the brother's best friend is guided by a strong father who hopes for a better life for his son. A comic look at high school romancing and karate as the way to impress the girls. Man in the Moon Directed by Robert Mulligan. A poignant and bittersweet tale of tender sexual discovery in the rural Louisiana of the s. After handsome year-old Court Foster moves back into the long vacant Foster ranch, year-old Dani Trant falls in love for the first time, while her older sister Maureen discovers true love.
Robert Mulligan's The Man in the Moon. With a meticulous lyric style, the film combines sprawling landscapes, scenes of passionless sexuality, and allusions to Orson Welles' Chimes at Midnight as it addresses issues of love, family, politics, and homosexuality. Straight Out of Brooklyn. He feels trapped there, surrounded by drugs and danger, so he and his friends pull a robbery to obtain the funds to take them out of Brooklyn forever.
Sanders, Lawrence Gilliard, Jr. Juice Directed by Ernest R. After this, Bishop tells his friends that they have no respect, or juice. To get some, they rob a corner grocery store, but the lunatic Bishop intentionally shoots the clerk for no apparent reason.
They run into an alley where Raheem tells Bishop to give him the gun, they fight, and Raheem gets shot. Only the other 3 know what happened, and Bishop wants to get rid of them too. On the darkside of Tinseltown, there lives a group of runaways. The gang of teenagers are lead by King. They survive on the streets begging, prostituting and stealing money. Among King's best friends are Little J, who is a gay prostitute; Greg, who is drug addicted capable of stealing to buy drugs with the dealer Ted; and the paralytic Manny.
When newcomer and runaway Heather comes from Chicago, she meets King. They fall in love for each other. But when Little J kills Tommy Ray to protect King, he is falsely accused of murder and chased by the police, with tragic consequences. Just Another Girl on the I. T Directed by Leslie Harris. A black teenage girl living in Brooklyn dreams of medical school, a family, and an escape from the generational poverty of the inner city.
Her dreams are put on hold when she becomes pregnant by her boyfriend. Wayne's World Directed by Penelope Spheeris. Wayne and Garth have their own public access TV show.
A local station decides to hire them to do their show professionally. Wayne meets and falls in love with Cassandra, a bass guitarist, whom he helps by getting her career started by using his connections. A young Jewish white man begins dating the cousin of his best friend, both of whom are black, igniting long simmering racial tensions at their high school.
Above the Rim Directed by Jeff Pollack. Kyle Lee Watson is an inner-city high school basketball star torn between college and the lure of the streets. During an important championship play-off game, Kyle grandstands to catch the attention of a Georgetown college scout. Instead, he impresses Birdie, a powerful gang leader who is assembling a team to compete in the neighborhood Shoot-Out contest, a high-stakes street basketball tournament for the bragging rights of the city.
The members of rival Latino gangs in Los Angeles are feuding, and girl friends Mousie and Sad Girl are trying to stay out of the struggle for power and survive. This ode to teenage angst features London, a petulant girl, filled with hate but still looking for love. Before she can enjoy a first date with her object of affection, there's an incest scene, a gang rumble of competing motorcyclists, a dream sequence and a plethora of odd twists and scenes of odder decor.
My So-called Life Angela Chase is a teenage girl who struggles with the problems of growing up, high school, and family life. The story of the troubled world of gay and lesbian teenagers who hang around empty parking structures and deserted car washes and agonize about drugs, sex, dating, suicide, violence, family and gay identity. R27 L58 Moran, James M. Guerrilla Film-Maker for a Queer Generation. A Mexican American family is struggling to survive, working as migrant laborers in fields from Texas to Minnesota.
The younger son, Marcos, is a sensitive year-old who is forced to confront the ineluctable facts of his life - grinding poverty, back-breaking work, racism, hopelessness.
He manages to pull himself out of his miserable life, eventually becoming a professor and author of a landmark work of Chicano literature, "And the Earth Did Not Swallow Him. The Babysitter Directed by Guy Ferland.
Alicia Silverstone, Jeremy London, J. A beautiful young teenager becomes the unwitting object of the dreams and fantasies of people who surround her. Her boyfriend is coerced with the help of alcohol by an old 'friend' into going to the house.
Both boys are obsessed with the babysitter, as is the father of the children. Based on a short story by Robert Coover.
Based on the novel by Jim Carroll. Teamed with his friends Mickey, Neutron and Pedro, high school student Jim Carroll seems headed for a bright basketball career. But when pressures from his coach, his mom, and school seem to mount, Jim finds solace in all the wrong places, and the dark streets of New York begin to tear him apart. Clueless Directed by Amy Heckerling. It's not easy being the most popular and glamorous girl at Beverly Hills High, yet somehow year-old Cher manages, even finding time for extracurricular projects like finding a love match for her debate teacher and giving a dowdy friend a fashion makeover.
But Cher's tidy world starts to unravel with the sudden appearance of a sexy, stylish new classmate and Cher's square but cute "ex-stepbrother" 97 min. Dangerous Minds Directed by John N. Based on true events, this is the story of ex-Marine LouAnne Johnson who becomes a high school teacher assigned to a tough class of inner-city teenagers. When conventional methods fail, the feisty Ms.
Johnson tries the unconventional -- defying the rules and creating ther own curriculum. In the process she instills a new self-confidence in her students -- motivating them towards their greatest potential. Dazed and Confused Directed by Richard Linklater. A comic film exploring the last day of school -- and one rowdy night -- in the lives of a group of American high school students in late May, Nine never-before-seen deleted scenes; the blunt truth - side-splitting institutional filmstrip on the dangers of partying; retro public service announcements.
Intellect and Utopia in the Films of Richard Linklater. Two angst-filled teen lovers pick up a dangerous drifter and the three go on a murder and sex filled spree, eventually winding up being chased by a bunch of neo-Nazi jocks who want to kill them all. First-term freshmen from different countries, races and social backgrounds are forced to integrate when they all enroll in Columbus University. They all have their own problems, which are strained to the breaking point by prejudice, inexperience and misunderstandings.
Laurel Holloman, Nicole Parker. A story of two teenagers who unexpectedly experience the excitement, surprise and romantic fantasy of first love. Kids Directed by Larry Clark. Twenty-four hours in the lives of a group of contemporary American teenagers who, like all teenagers, believe they are invincible.
A deeply affecting, no-holds-barred landscape of words and images, depicting with raw honesty the experiences, attitudes and uncertainties of innocence lost. Mallrats Directed by Kevin Smith. Between brooding and visits to the food court, the unmotivated suburban New Jersey teenagers decide to win their girlfriends back with the help of Silent Bob and Jay, the ultimate delinquents, as they scheme to disrupt T.
The Goops "Build me up Buttercup;" production photographs. Mary is a free-spirited young woman with a run-down New York apartment and a high fashion wardrobe. She calls her godmother, a librarian, for bail money after being arrested for throwing an illegal party. To repay the loan, she begins working as a library clerk. At first she hates it, but when challenged decides to master the Dewey Decimal System and become a great library clerk, while romancing a Lebanese falafel vendor and helping her roommate in his goal to become a professional DJ.
Port Chester University aka Politically Correct U -- where the politically correct go head-to-head with the Party Animals, resulting in the rowdiest college comedy since "Animal House.
Two New York homosexual high school classmates fight against an attempted coup by Christian fundamentalists at the same time they are falling in love. DVD X ; vhs The Craft Directed by Andrew Fleming. A supernatural horror story filled with special effects, about a group of unpopular high-school girls who dabble in witchcraft. Once unleashed, the power becomes too much for them to handle, leading to a battle for control between Sarah, the new girl in the group, and power-crazed Nancy.
Director's commentary ; 3 deleted scenes ; making-of featurette: Late Bloomers Directed by Julia Dyer. A romantic comedy in which high school basketball coach Dinah Groshardt falls for school secretary Carly Lumpkin, creating uproar from classroom to locker room and from the principal's office to the PTA. School Daze Directed by Spike Lee. This music-filled, off-beat contemporary comedy takes an unforgettable look at black college life. Dap and Big Brother Almighty conflict over the Greek frat system while the Wanna-be's and Jigaboo's conflict over self-identity and self-esteem.
Welcome to the Dollhouse Directed by Todd Solondz. Heather Matarazzo, Brendan Sexton, Jr. Eleven-year-old Dawn "Wienerdog" Wiener is a junior high geek who just wants to be popular. Teased by her classmates and tormented by the school bully, Dawn develops an improbable plan to seduce the star of a high-school garage band. Gummo Directed by Harmony Korine.
A haunting portrait of life in a small town hit by a tornado. Several years later, survivors of the disaster live each day in a numbing atmosphere of physical and emotional destruction. Young Solomon and his buddy Tummler hunt cats to sell to the local butcher, and search for other distractions to alleviate their boredom. A First Reconsideration of Harmony Korine. Edinburgh University Press, c The Compliment of Getting Stuck with a Fork.
Harmony Korine's Cinema Of Poetry. The end of cinema as we know it: U6 E53 Wall, Thomas Carl. Harmony Korine and the cinema of self-destruction. Journal of Contemporary Film , , Vol. Nowhere Directed by Gregg Araki.
Dedicated high school science instructor Trevor Garfield is a man with a passion for learning. Garfield is skilled, smart, committed: But he's also human. And what he confronts in a school turned increasingly into a battlefield may be more than he can bear. Maybe he'll quit teaching Strawberry Fields Directed by Rea Tajiri. Tells the story of year-old Japanese American Irene Kawai, whose rebellion explodes in the wake of the death of her younger sister. After a clash with her mother, Irene flees her home and meets up with the ghost of her sister who leads her to the desert where she makes some important discoveries about her family's past in the internment camps during World War II.
Barriers Directed by Alan Baxter. A drama about an unlikely friendship between two black youths in New York City, one rich and one poor, and the barriers of race and class that threaten to drive them apart. Tori, a lonely affluent teen befriends a streetwise, tough named Snake from Harlem, but when Tori's father's credit card turns up missing, Snake is blamed. Upset, Tori's pursuit of Snake leads the pair into a deadly showdown that not only tests the limits of their friendship, but forces those around them to reevaluate their own notions of race, class and loyalty.
Alicia is caught up in the L. Based on true events. Edge of Seventeen Director David Moreton. A gay teen finds out who he is and what he wants, who his friends are, and who loves him, in this tale set in middle America in the summer of Eric gets a summer job at an amusement park where he meets Rod. A puppy-love infatuation begins as Eric realizes that if he's falling in love with a male, he must be gay. The Faculty Directed by Robert Rodriguez. A unique thriller that blends teenage angst, cutting edge comedy, and out of this world special effects.
Bonding together to save the world are a group of high school students who make a terrifying discovery that their teachers are aliens. Lolita Directed by Adrian Lyne. A middle-aged man marries an oppressive widow in order to be near and carry on an affair with her nymphet daughter. Commentary by director Adrian Lyne, casting session with Jeremy Irons and Dominique Swain, on the set special, never-before-seen footage, cast and crew bios. DVD 78; vhs Pecker Directed by John Waters.
A fun-loving kid from the wrong side of the tracks picks up a second-hand camera and starts snapping his way to freedom. He discovers that fame is both instant and disappointing. Rushmore Directed by Wes Anderson. Max Fischer, a 10th grader at elite Rushmore Academy is editor of the school newspaper and captain or president of innumerable clubs and societies, but is also one of the worst students in the school, with the treat of expulsion hanging permanently over his head.
Max's world is rocked when he falls for elegant 1st grade teacher, Miss Cross, and then finds himself in competition with a wealthy older man for her affections. American Pie Directed by Paul Weitz. Takes a hysterical look at the hapless adventures of four "unlucky in love" high school friends as they gear up for the prom. When Rich Bower decides to reinvent himself as a hip-hop impresario after a life of crime, he is confronted by the internecine dealings of the white world.
Documentary filmmaker Sam Donager and her husband enter the scene as they follow a group of privileged uptown teenagers who are drawn to the hip-hop lifestyle. Cruel Intentions Directed by Roger Kumble. After ruining the reputation of an unsuspecting classmate, the sparks fly when Kathryn poses the ultimate challenge to her insatiable stepbrother Sebastian: If he fails, Kathryn gets his most prized possession, but if he succeeds, Sebastian gets to possess and bed Kathryn.
Adaptations, teenage movie or remake? When Hannah Stern, a 13 year-old girl neglectful to her Jewish heritage and "tired of remembering," goes to open the door to the prophet Elijha during the Seder she finds herself in s Poland.
After being sent to a Nazi concentration camp she must use her knowledge of the future to survive the past and learn something about the importance of remembering. Based on the novel: Election Director, Alexander Payne.
In this satirical comedy, a hotly contested high school election becomes a metaphor for the current state of American politics.
Tracy Flick, a straight-A go-getter is determined to become president of Carver High's student body. Popular teacher Jim McAllister decides to derail Tracy's obsessive overachieving by recruiting an opposition candidate. A fascinating journey into the mind of an adolescent schizophrenic!
Watch as Julien's internal struggle increases in intensity until the film's shocking and bizarrely transcendent conclusion. Expressionism and Naturalism in s American Film. Full text available [UCB users only]; Print: U6 D47 Fuller, Graham. E96 N49 Leigh, Danny. When he's dumped by his beautiful girlfriend, Zack Siler bets a classmate that he can turn any girl into the prom queen.
What he doesn't bet on, however, is falling in love. Cameron falls for the most beautiful girl in school. However, she is forbidden to date until the most hated girl in school, Kate, her ill-tempered older sister, goes out too. To solve his problem, Cameron singles out the only guy who could possibly be a match for Kate: Loosely based on Shakespeare's Taming of the shrew.
Tumbleweeds Directed by Gavin O'Connor. Janet McTeer, Jay O. A woman constantly runs from town to town with her 12 year old daughter to escape failed relationships. The film opens with one escape and the shift into a new start in San Diego. There Mom takes up with a controlling trucker and fights with her weirdo boss. Meanwhile, the daughter, used to making the constant shifts, finds a fit at school including getting chosen for a play lead. When school hunk Trip Fontain convinces the beautiful but sheltered Lisbon sisters to go to the prom, the romantic fantasies of a group of neighborhood boys threaten to come true--until all are engulfed in a stunning chain of events that will change their lives forever.
The Toro cheerleading squad has spirit, spunk, sass and a killer routine that's sure to land them the national championship torphy for the sixth year in a row. But for newly-elected team captain, Torrance, the Toros' road to cheer glory stumbles when she discovers their perfectly choreographed routines were stolen from a hot hip-hop squad across town.
Now the squad must scramble to find a new routine to compete in this year's competition. The Debut Directed by Gene Cajayon. Ben, a Filipino-American teenager, is soon to graduate from high school. Currently, most of his family is preoccupied with an elaborate coming-out party being thrown for Ben's sister Rose. Ben isn't too thrilled about having to attend, so he invites his best friends Rick and Doug.
To their surprise, Rick and Doug find themselves having a great time getting a glimpse of Filipino culture, and Ben meets a pretty girl named Annabelle. When Berke Landers, a popular high school basketball star, gets dumped by his life-long girlfriend, Allison, he soon begins to lose it.
But with the help of his best friend Felix's sister Kelly, he follows his ex into the school's spring musical.
Thus endues a love triangle loosely based upon Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream", where Berke is only to find himself getting over Allison and beginning to fall for Kelly. Deleted scenes; audio commentary; outtakes; music videos; behind-the-scenes featurette; Martin Short makeup test; original songs.
Girlfight Director, Karyn Kusama. Diana Guzman is always fighting, whether at home in the housing projects with her abusive dad or at high school. She finds a new outlet for her anger at her brother's boxing gym.
With hard-core training from veteran boxing coach Hector, Diana learns she has the guts and talent to be a contender. Credits and other information from the Internet Movie Database.
Ginger and Brigitte, are two dysfunctional year-old sisters trapped in the Canadian suburbs. Introverted and misanthropic, they are obsessed with mayhem, torture and death until they get a taste of the real thing. Bitten by a wild animal, Ginger begins to mutate into a sexually agressive woman with some nasty canine tendencies. Is it a virus? Is it a curse? Or the first step towards becoming a werewolf? Brigitte must fight to save Ginger and their classmates. Legitimation Crisis in Recent Canadian Horror.
H73 On the Edge: Jonathan, like many teenagers, is used to concealing the pain of growing up behind a witty sense of humor. It isn't until he falls in love that Jonathan begins to discover that life doesn't have to be so crazy after all. Almost Famous Directed by Cameron Crowe. It's the opportunity of a lifetime when teenage reporter William Miller lands an assignment from Rolling Stone magazine.
Despite the objections of his protective mother, William hits the road with an up-and-coming rock band and finds there's a lot more to write home about than the music. London ; New York: Faber and Faber, Tyrese Gibson, Omar Gooding, A. In South Central L. He's trying to live large, but doesn't have or want a job. Growing up is tough on Jody, but a series of events involving his mom, her new boyfriend, his girlfriend, and her ex-con ex-boyfriend all force him to learn some hard lessons about living, loving and surviving.
Bully Directed by Larry Clark. Based on the true story of Marty, a tormented surfer and who relies on his longtime pal Bobby for rides to the beach and South Florida bars, despite the abuse Bobby gives Marty. When Bobby decides to turn his unwanted attentions toward Marty's new girlfriend, Lisa and her best friend, Lisa decides Bobby's reign of terror must end.
Lisa forms a deadly plan to get Bobby out of the way for good. As the conspiracy unfolds, friends turn into enemies and casual acquiantances become co-defendants to a murder.
The Debut Director, Gene Cajayon. This coming-of-age films tells the story of Hunter, a half Cherokee with hemophilia a "white man's disease" , whose teen angst is compounded by his confusing cultural identity. With an overprotective mother and a distant father, Hunter learns from his grandfather the courage to find the love he desperately seeks.
Donny Darko Directed by Richard Kelly. An edgy, psychological thriller about a suburban teen coming face-to-face with his dark destiny.
Donnie Darko is a delusional high-school student visited by a demonic rabbit with eerie visions of the past, and deadly predictions for the future. Donnie Darko production diary; They made me do it too: Donnie Darko and Issues of Narrative Substantiality. Voice, body and space across the two versions of Donnie Darko. The Logic of Donnie Darko. Main Gardner Stacks B D P69 Rapfogel, Jared. Structures of Time and Memory in Donnie Darko.
Lost and Delirious Directed by Léa Pool. Mouse Bradford has just arrived at Perkins Girls College, leaving behind her father, stepmother and the small town where she grew up. Her two senior roommates, the striking, sharp-witted Pauline and the charming and beautiful Tory, quickly adopt Mouse, who has lost her mother. When Pauline and Tory are found to be lovers, Mouse is caught in the role of accomplice and confessor and is left torn between her two friends.
T, Molly Ringwald, Randy Quaid. A group of high school students deals with social life, dating and sex in situations that parody popular teen movies. Wasted Director, Stephen Kay. Samantha is a straight A student with a dark secret. Owen is rebelling and is consumed with hard-core drugs. Chris wants to help his friends as they struggle to overcome their demons, but soon he finds himself spiraling downward on his own path of self distruction.
It's prison life at its grittiest in this urban tale of three teenage boys who follow in their father's footsteps through the violent system. When a young filmmaker begins a documentary on the boys, she discovers that a dirty cop is behind their wrongful incarceration.
Now she must prove their innocence. Tells the story of a group of seemingly "perfect" Asian American high-school buddies who lead double lives. Ben is a perfectionist and overachiever engaged in a dizzying variety of school activities, volunteer work and the basketball team. When an article is published in the school paper indicating that Ben's true role on the team is to add a touch of ethnic diversity, he quits the team and becomes involved in a world of petty crime and material excess - a free-wheeling lifestyle that soon takes a downward spiral, leading to an unexpected, violent end.
Should she leave home, go to college and experience life? Or stay home, get married, and keep working in her sister's struggling garment factory? It may seem an easy decision, but for the year-old Mexican American Ana, every choice she makes this summer will change her life. A Feminist Narrative of Upward Mobility. Postfeminism, Class, and the Latina American Dream. A realistic drama depicting students at a Portland, Oregon high school before and during a tragic schoolshooting.
Follows a young boy who takes over the wheel from his drunken dad while returning from lunch. Then follows another student who crosses paths with the first, then the other of the two boys in camouflage gear, carrying heavy bags, who arrive inside the school and begin shooting. No explanation for the shooting is given, it simply places the audience in the interminable window of adolescence when life is both trivial and painfully important all at the sametime.
Marnie just graduated from college, drinks like she's still in school, and is looking for a temp. Drifting through a series of men and jobs, Marnie just can't seem to get it together Jarell Jackson, Edward D.
Just another day in the 'hood. Ride with two homies, Jamal and Peanut, as they cruise through the streets of Compton and come face-to-face with some of the stranges characters you'll ever meet. Lumpia Directed by Patricio Ginelsa, Jr. Takes you back to the late's when tension is at an all-time high in Fogtown High School.
James and his misfit pack of friends become the targets of ridicule for the CREW, a bunch of thugs who have invented a new fad of gulp!
But only one hero stands in their way With James falling for his classmate Kelly, will such a fighter be enough to ward off the one enemy that threatens to obliterate all? Cast and crew audio commentary; 4 music videos featuring Pacifics, InnerVoices, Determined not to let the S.
Kyle wants to be an architect, but his scores are too low to get into the school of his choice. Matty is heartbroken when he is rejected from the school that his girlfriend attends. Good girl Anna is pressured by her parents to excel in academics and remain innocent. Desmond is a basketball player who believes the exam is racist.
Rounding out the group is gutsy Francesca and lonely Roy. Thirteen Directed by Catherine Hardwicke. Los Angeles teenager and overachiever Tracy is an excellent student in her seventh grade class and gets along well with her mother, Melanie. She fears that she's not cool enough to be friends with Evie, the most popular girl in school. Fueled with adolescent energy, Tracy follows Evie's lead into the harsh realities of sex, drugs, and hard-edged adventure.
Consumed with temptations and conflicting desires, Tracy loses her good-girl identity, greatly affecting her relationship with her mom. Thirteen and the Maternal Melodrama. After being tipped off by his younger brother that his family is going on a day trip on Thanksgiving Day, Ethan asks Remigio for a ride to his family house to get some of his belongings. Ethan and Remigio break into Ethan's family house, but are caught in the act and have no choice other than to hold his parents hostage.
In the following increasingly desperate hours, Ethan, his family and Remigio are forced to confront their unresolved conflicts between each other. As the tension between Ethan and his family escalates, their inner demons and family secrets unravel in this suspenseful drama. Mean Girls Directed by Jared Hess.
When a young girl who has lived in Africa and been homeschooled moves to New York, she must enter a public high school. Survival of the fittest takes on a whole new meaning when she falls for the ex-boyfriend of the most popular girl in school. Based on the book Queen bees and wannabes by Rosalind Wiseman. Napoleon is a new kind of hero, complete with a tight red 'fro, sweet moon boots, and skills that can't be topped.
Napoleon spends his days drawing mythical beasts, duking it out with his older brother, Kip, and trying to avoid his scheming Uncle Rico. When two new friends enter Napolean's life - shy Deb and mustachioed Pedro - the trio launches a campaign to elect Pedro for class president and make the student body's wildest dreams come true.
But if Pedro is to beat stuck-up Summer, Napoleon will have to unleash his own secret weapon. Good girl Mary and her best friend Hilary Faye are at the top of the high school food chain at American Eagle Christian. But after Mary becomes pregnant, Hilary Faye and her devoted "disciples" turn on Mary and label her an outcast.
Now Mary's only hope for salvation and friendship is through a group of rebellious misfits. Together, can they navigate the treacherous halls of high school life and make it to graduation Brendon Frye is a loner, someone who always knows all the angles but has chosen to stay on the outside. When the girl he loves turns up dead, he is determined to find the 'who' and 'why'. Hard Candy Directed by David Slade. Hayley, a smart, charming teenage girl, probably shouldn't be going to a local coffee shop to meet Jeff, a something fashion photographer she met on the Internet.
But before she knows it, she's mixing drinks at Jeff's place and stripping for an impromptu photo shoot. It's Jeff's lucky night. But Hayley isn't as innocent as she looks. The night takes a turn when, suspecting Jeff of pedophilia, Hayley begins to impose a hard-hitting investigation on him.
Havoc Director, Barbara Kopple. A group of wealthy Los Angeles teenagers try to become part of the 'gangsta' lifestyle but soon run into trouble when they come face to face with a real gang of Latino drug dealers. The Motel Director, Michael Kang. Chinese-American adolescent Ernest works after school cleaning rooms at the dingy motel owned by his bossy mother.
A Korean-American playboy drifter helps Ernest come out of his shell, encouraging him to pursue an older girl he has a crush on. Ernest absorbes life lessons about girls, bullies, baseball and success. Based on the novel Waylaid by Ed Lin. Based on the true childhood experiences of Noah Baumbach and his brother, tells the touching story of two young boys dealing with their parents' divorce in Brooklyn in the s.
The patriarch of an eccentric Brooklyn family claims to once have been a great novelist, but ultimately decided to settled into a teaching job. When his wife discovers a writing talent of her own, jealousy divides the family. The two teenage sons are forced to forge new relationships with their parents. Their mom begins dating her younger son's tennis coach.
Meanwhile, dad has an affair with the student his older son is pursuing. Bree Osborne, a pre-operative transsexual, learns she fathered a child back when she was Stanley Osborne. The wheels of fortune take Bree and her teenaged son on a cross-country trip that will change both their lives. Instead of adhering to the norms of their South Central neighborhood, a group of skater boys opt to bus into Hollywood and Beverly Hills, where they attract local rich girls - and plenty of trouble with the police, jealous boyfriends, and nervous parents.
The story of six high school students and the day that will change their lives forever. Each one, including a popular jock, an awkward outcast, a fragile beauty, an academic overachiever and a closet homosexual, has a dark secret. Every secret carries its own tortuous weight.
And for one of them, the pressure will explode today at exactly 2: The Musical Directed by Richard Wong. Set in the town of Colma, just south of San Francisco, best pals Rodel, Billy, and Maribel finding themselves in a state of limbo; fresh out of high school, are just beginning to explore a new world of part-time mall jobs and crashing college parties.
As newfound revelations and romances challenge their relationships with one another and their parents, the trio must assess what to hold onto, and how to best follow their dreams.
This unusual musical is a love song to the city, and to the residents who dream of a better life. Half Nelson Directed by Ryan Fleck. Hot Country Crack open a nice cold beer and listen to the hottest Country Songs of today. Workday Pop Perfect mix that will help you cruise through that work day. Chart Topping Plays a range of hits from current artists appearing on today's Pop charts. Rising Stars Listen to independent artists from RadioAirplay. Easy Listening Plays your perfect mix of smooth and easy music.
Teen Pop Plays every teens favorite pop music! Hot Dance Pop Playing the hottest and most current artist of dance pop. Ultimate Workout Mix Plays an extensive collection of energetic and uptempo pop, rock, and dance.
Top Workout Hits Plays some of the hottest upbeat hits that'll keep your work out going. Love Songs Love songs from present and past! Mood Boosting Hits Need a mood boost?
Listen to these upbeat songs and they'll be sure to put a smile on your face. Probz , 5 Second…. Hot Rap Plays music from the hottest Rap artists of our time. Classic Rock Plays tracks from the biggest rock bands of all time. Relaxing Piano Plays classical and modern piano music.