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memories of the ’80s – The Lost Boys

The late 1980s had plenty of teen angst on the big screen, including this unique combination in the movie The Lost Boys. Directed by Joel Schumacher, the film starred Jason Patric as Michael and Corey Haim as Sam, teen brothers … Continue reading

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memories of the ’80s – Foxes

This 1980 film avoided the cliches and stereotypes and show what it was like to be an American teen girl in the film Foxes. Deidre (Kandice Stroh) ¬†is boy crazy and all about disco, Madge (Marilyn Kagan) is unhappy with … Continue reading

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memories of the ’80s – The Outsiders

If you wanted to find your teen crush in the early 1980s – the teen film The Outsiders provided the most options. Directed by Francis Ford Coppola, The Outsiders was an adaptation of a novel by S. E. Hinton. The … Continue reading

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memories of the ’80s – Little Darlings

The beginning of the decade¬†brought a teen flick to the screen, a battle between girls to lose IT. Showcasing two of the A list young stars of the time – Tatum O’Neal and Kristy McNichol Little Darlings (Don’t Let the … Continue reading

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memories of the ’70s – Meatballs

Is summer camp part of your summer ritual? At the end of the 1970s, the teen film and summer camp were combined into Meatballs. Released for summer 1979, Meatballs starred Bill Murray, in his first appearance in a film, although … Continue reading

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