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Transylmania (2009)

Transylmania, a comedy about US college students travelling to Romania for a semester abroad, is a mash-up between various strands of the teen comedy genre on the one hand and vampire films on the other. 487 more words

Bargain Bin Rejects

shame games

genre: teen comedy
rated: general
type: script sample (6 pages)
warnings: none
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A modern teen adaptation of Shakespeare’s “Much Ado About Nothing” (i seriously can’t figure out how to summarize this nonsense). 1,117 more words


80s Rewind #11: Some Kind of Wonderful (1987)

Logline: A teenage misfit, who is infatuated with a popular girl at school, is blind to his best friend’s feelings for him.

Review: Some Kind of Wonderful  342 more words

80s Rewind

80s Rewind #9: Fast Times at Ridgemont High (1982)

Logline: A year in the life of a group of Southern California high school students.

Review: Before John Hughes’ teen comedies, there was Amy Heckerling’s… 425 more words

80s Rewind

80s Rewind #8: The Breakfast Club (1985)

Logline: Five high school students, from various backgrounds, spend a Saturday in detention.

Review: Between 1984 and 1987, John Hughes wrote and directed some of his most endearing films, such as… 307 more words

Favorite Films

80s Rewind #3: Sixteen Candles (1984)

Logline: Infatuated with a popular senior, high school sophomore Samantha Baker struggles to get through her sixteenth birthday, which her entire family has forgotten.

Review: John Hughes understood adolescents.  291 more words

80s Rewind