Fast Times at Ridgemont High (1982)

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A group of Southern California high school students are enjoying their most important subjects: sex, drugs, and rock n' roll.

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  • Martin Brest and Vincent Schiavelli in Fast Times at Ridgemont High (1982)
  • Sean Penn in Fast Times at Ridgemont High (1982)
  • Phoebe Cates and Jennifer Jason Leigh in Fast Times at Ridgemont High (1982)
  • Sean Penn in Fast Times at Ridgemont High (1982)
  • Sean Penn in Fast Times at Ridgemont High (1982)
  • Sean Penn in Fast Times at Ridgemont High (1982)

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21 November 2004 | SajeevaS
Quite the time
Almost 22 years after it's release – this movie still remains to be great. Amy Heckerling gave us another hit in the 90's – Clueless – so it's no doubt that this too has become a cult classic.

This movie being a high school movie evolving around teenagers, though made in the 80's, contained all the elements that a horny teenage movie would have – topless women, pot smoking, masturbation, cheating on tests, virginity losing and all that sex talk and quite obviously teen pregnancy!!! However they were not extensively used unnecessarily with the intention to make people laugh – they were used at the right time and were very funny.

Sean Penn was excellent – that was quite the performance as Jeff Spicoli – especially now considering he is an Oscar winner – that's quite the long road he has traveled.

This was a great teenager movie – and for people who just love high school movies – this movie should next on their lit.

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