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The Last American Virgin (1982)

The friendship of a group of young friends struggling with teen sex, drugs, and work is jeopardized by a romantic interest which may turn pals into bitter rivals.

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The friendship of a group of young friends struggling with teen sex, drugs, and work is jeopardized by a romantic interest which may turn pals into bitter rivals. Written by JD-2 <Badge19@hotmail.com>

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30 July 1982 (USA)  »

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El último americano virgen  »

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$5,800,000 (USA)
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The Israeli movie "Lemon Popsicle" [Lemon Popsicle (1978)] on which this film was based spurred eight sequels. This remake produced no sequels. See more »

Goofs

When Gary gives Karen a ride to school, as they pull into the parking lot you see 1 parking space available between 2 cars, 1 yellowish and 1 a blue/gray. After Gary parks, there is now an extra space between his car and the yellowish car and the blue/gray car has disappeared. See more »

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Gary: Four for Earl.
Earl: Four? Are you sure?
David: Half. Give him half.
Gary: Ok, we'll give you another half.
Earl: Gee, thanks guys!
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Referenced in The Cinema Snob: Turkish Casper (2012) See more »

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Shake It Up
Performed by The Cars
Courtesy of Elektra Records, Inc.
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A couple of thoughtful scenes make the movie
14 July 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I really like this movie. I like it not just because it's a great early 80s movie with a GREAT soundtrack but I found that it has some thought-provoking moments. They are just moments; not the entire film. It's definitely not like "Less than Zero".

The scenes deal with typical peer pressure and also with more difficult problems, like the betrayal of trust. These problems are not easily resolved or forgotten by the characters. Certain scenes will stand out and invite reflection on one's own teenage experiences and how those experiences may have affected one's character and outlook as an adult.

You can watch this movie and think about the problems young adults must face, and about your own experiences. Or you can just pay attention to the boys' quest to de-virginize themselves! :) Either way it's a good movie.


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