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A brief history of the high school movie | Den of Geek
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The genre, if you can call it that, of the 'high school movie' is a vast one, whether taking into account all films set in high schools, all films about teenagers or all films ABOUT high schools, so it's natural that everyone's favorite high school movies won't be mentioned. Don't take this personally.
Added by on 3/6/14
Purists be damned, 'Grease' benefits from tossing out the show's songbook
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The film version of Grease completely revamped a hugely successful stage musical to accommodate stars Olivia Newton-John and John Travolta—one a chart-topping pop singer with almost no acting experience, the other a newly minted dancing heartthrob with a limited voice. An analysis of it here.
Source: www.avclub.com
Added by on 9/24/13
Girls Gone Bad: 20 Lethal Girl Gang Movies
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This week, Sofia Coppola's "The Bling Ring" features a group of young people, mostly female, who break into the homes of the rich and famous to steal their stuff, mostly for kicks. The movie can, in its central female characters and group dynamic, be read as an evolution of a subgenre with a decades-long spotty history: the bad girl gang movie. Here @indiewire has drawn up a list of 20, from films that vary wildly in quality that are of "bad" girls.
Added by on 6/13/13
Famous Film Tees
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Check out this movie t-shirt infographic; how many of the 55 represented films can you name?
Source: www.fibers.com
Added by on 10/20/12
50 Best High School Movies
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As Emma Watson's ''Perks of Being a Wallflower'' arrives, see our honor roll of all-time great high school flicks like ''Sixteen Candles,'' ''Easy A,'' ''Say Anything,'' ''Mean Girls'' -- and our No. 1
Source: www.ew.com
Added by on 9/21/12
Emma Stone: Movies of My Life
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''Amazing Spider-Man'' star on why ''The Jerk,'' ''Beetlejuice,'' ''City Lights,'' and more have a special place in her heart
Source: www.ew.com
Added by on 7/4/12
The Top 5 Movie Guide: Live-Action Musicals
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Check out the latest edition of the Top 5 Movie Guide, where this week, using "Rock of Ages" as our inspiration, we take a look at some of our favorite Live-Action Musicals of all-time!
Added by on 6/16/12 | Edit | Delete
Why You Should Wait 30 Years to See 'Rock of Ages'
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When films trade on nostalgia for the not-so-distant past, they're often more fun to watch in the not-so-distant future.
Added by on 6/14/12
Why 'Grease' is the ultimate summer film
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Category: Analysis
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MSNBC argues why the 1978 classic is the best summer film out there.
Added by on 6/14/12
Biggest Summer Movies Ever
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from "Jaws" to "Grease", @EsquireMag lists some of the biggest summer movies ever made.
Source: www.esquire.com
Added by on 5/1/12
Purists be damned, 'Grease' benefits from tossing out the show's songbook
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Category: Analysis
Tagged: Grease
The film version of Grease completely revamped a hugely successful stage musical to accommodate stars Olivia Newton-John and John Travolta—one a chart-topping pop singer with almost no acting experience, the other a newly minted dancing heartthrob with a limited voice. An analysis of it here.
Source: www.avclub.com
Added by on 9/24/13
Girls Gone Bad: 20 Lethal Girl Gang Movies
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This week, Sofia Coppola's "The Bling Ring" features a group of young people, mostly female, who break into the homes of the rich and famous to steal their stuff, mostly for kicks. The movie can, in its central female characters and group dynamic, be read as an evolution of a subgenre with a decades-long spotty history: the bad girl gang movie. Here @indiewire has drawn up a list of 20, from films that vary wildly in quality that are of "bad" girls.
Added by on 6/13/13
Famous Film Tees
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Check out this movie t-shirt infographic; how many of the 55 represented films can you name?
Source: www.fibers.com
Added by on 10/20/12
50 Best High School Movies
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As Emma Watson's ''Perks of Being a Wallflower'' arrives, see our honor roll of all-time great high school flicks like ''Sixteen Candles,'' ''Easy A,'' ''Say Anything,'' ''Mean Girls'' -- and our No. 1
Source: www.ew.com
Added by on 9/21/12
Emma Stone: Movies of My Life
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''Amazing Spider-Man'' star on why ''The Jerk,'' ''Beetlejuice,'' ''City Lights,'' and more have a special place in her heart
Source: www.ew.com
Added by on 7/4/12
The Top 5 Movie Guide: Live-Action Musicals
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Check out the latest edition of the Top 5 Movie Guide, where this week, using "Rock of Ages" as our inspiration, we take a look at some of our favorite Live-Action Musicals of all-time!
Added by on 6/16/12 | Edit | Delete
Why You Should Wait 30 Years to See 'Rock of Ages'
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When films trade on nostalgia for the not-so-distant past, they're often more fun to watch in the not-so-distant future.
Added by on 6/14/12
Why 'Grease' is the ultimate summer film
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Category: Analysis
Tagged: Grease
MSNBC argues why the 1978 classic is the best summer film out there.
Added by on 6/14/12
Biggest Summer Movies Ever
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from "Jaws" to "Grease", @EsquireMag lists some of the biggest summer movies ever made.
Source: www.esquire.com
Added by on 5/1/12
A brief history of the high school movie | Den of Geek
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The genre, if you can call it that, of the 'high school movie' is a vast one, whether taking into account all films set in high schools, all films about teenagers or all films ABOUT high schools, so it's natural that everyone's favorite high school movies won't be mentioned. Don't take this personally.
Added by on 3/6/14
Rydell High
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Featured in: Grease
No tight trousers or John Travolta in sight at the actual location for the '70s musical, which is actually Venice High School in Los Angeles.
13000 Venice Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA
Added by on 7/18/11