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memories of the ’80s – Heathers

In the late 1980s, two very well-known teen stars made a film about the girls’ clique and how to battle it in the film Heathers. Starring Winona Ryder and Christian Slater, the film is about three young women of Westerburg … Continue reading

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memories of the ’70s – Rock ‘n’ Roll High School

Oh the perils of highschool, when a teacher had the power to prevent a student from going to a concert – or thought they did. There’s always a way, according to Rock ‘n’ Roll High School. Executive producer Roger Corman … Continue reading

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memories of the ’70s – Carrie

In the mid 1970s, scary twisted between the supernatural and highschool hijinx in the horror film Carrie. Based on a bestselling novel by Stephen King published in 1974, the film was ┬ádirected by Brian De Palma, and was the first … Continue reading

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memories of the ’80s – Square Pegs

Highschool was a challenge, life was all about getting in good with the cool kids, and two girls tried to establish their cred in Square Pegs. Set in a fictional small town, highschool life was all about living on the … Continue reading

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memories of the ’70s – Welcome Back Kotter

The highschool classroom was never made so cool by the underdog as it was with the Sweathogs and Mr. Kotter in Welcome Back Kotter. The idea of comedian Gabe Kaplan, this tv sitcom was launched on ABC TV in September … Continue reading

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