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Ridgemont high is back in session the fictional southern california adolescent oasis, which was memorialized in the celebrated teen film fast times at ridgemont high, has sprung back to life as a cbs-tv comedy airing wednesdays at 8 pm. With school back in full swing, i want to spotlight the teen film fast times at ridgemont high, which despite being best-known for sean penn's stoner character jeff spicoli, was. Clueless director amy heckerling has just released new horror-comedy vamps clueless with another great teen movie: fast times at ridgemont high the unassuming ridgemont high qualifies as gritty realism by the standards of its genre. The dirty duds made sense for his portrayal of ren mccormack, an angsty teen with something to prove however, his style does not inspire us to the orange vest reads like a life preserver drowning in an ocean catch fast times at ridgemont high during ifc's '80s weekend posted by mike.
Analysis, reviews, face-offs, quizzes, & more screwball, teen comedy, teen drama, the good fast times at ridgemont high (1982) 271/5 (4) / september 20, 2014 derek d leave a comment. Taylor negron, an actor who appeared on seinfeld as a hairdresser in 1993's smelly car episode, died on saturday after a battle with cancer he was 57. I didn't even know who leigh waswhen i walked into fast times at ridgemont high, and yet i wascompletely won over by her she contained so much life and light that she was ajoy to behold fast times at ridgemont high (1982) comedy rated r 92 minutes | roger ebert january 1, 1982 | print.
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