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The Chicken Chronicles (1977)

R | | Comedy | October 1977 (USA)
A high school senior tries to score with Margaret.

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(as Francis Simon)

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(screenplay), (novel)
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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Mr. Nastase
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David Kessler (as Steven Guttenberg)
Lisa Reeves ...
Margaret
Meridith Baer ...
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Mark
Will Seltzer ...
Weinstein
Kutee ...
Maddy
Gino Baffa ...
Charlie
Robert Resnick ...
Stuart
Joseph G. Medalis ...
Mr. Phinney (as Joe Medalis)
Robin T. Williams ...
Vanessa
Clark Brandon ...
Lee
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Tom (as Jonathon Gries)
John Starr ...
Saul
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A high school senior tries to score with Margaret.

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The Spirit of 69...When The Lights Turned Off...The Kids Turned On! See more »

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Also Known As:

Crônicas Colegiais  »

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Scenes from this movie were filmed at the then residence of Mad Men (2007) creator Matthew Weiner, when he was still a child and living with his parents. According to Weiner, the film company "ripped [his] parents off", destroying furniture and lying to them. See more »


Soundtracks

Buy For Me The Rain
Written by Steve Noonan and Greg Copeland
Performed by Nitty Gritty Dirt Band
Courtesy of United Artists Records
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What was my Dad thinking?
24 September 2002 | by (Chantilly, VA) – See all my reviews

Back in 1980 my dad suggested that me and my brother go see this movie. So we went expecting a slapstick comedy suitable for a 13-year old and 11-year old. What we saw was a lame sex comedy with Steve Guttenberg desperately trying to get his girlfriend in the sack. When he finally does, well you know what happens. Plus, Phil Silvers plays a dirty old man (near the end of his career and my first introduction to him). My brother and I didn't laugh once and I began to realize that my dad's sense of humor and mine were not alike.

It wasn't until later when my father confessed his love for the Police Academy series that I fully understood how far apart we were in terms of comedy. He likes every comedy and I am particular. With this movie though, I am being very generous in terming it a comedy. My dad must have been thinking of another movie.


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