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(1988) was my response to the way the media and other films treated teenagers. They didn't seem to have a clue as to what young people were about and how they acted. Films often portray teenagers as the innocent victims of a cruel society. I've always felt that young people were born with a lot of evil already in them. I wrote Heathers
(1988) with the idea that most teens are not ...
Wrote his screenplay for Heathers
(1988) while working in a video store. At the time, he was literally eating popcorn every night for dinner.