1956: The shy Jonathan's luck with girls changes when he wins the rebellious Gene as a friend in his last year of highschool. Gene is adored by many girls and manages to teach Jonathan a few lessons. Gene himself would rather just be with one girl: his girlfriend Bunny. But since his father is poor, her parents don't accept him. Written by
Tom Zoerner <Tom.Zoerner@informatik.uni-erlangen.de>
The first time seems like the worst time, but it's the one time you'll never forget!
Did You Know?
Screenwriter Noel Black
has said this movie is "somewhat autobiographical". See more
In the interior shots of the Studebaker just before Jonathan runs over the fire hydrant, the left rear window is partially open, but when we see the wreck, the window is closed. Just after the wreck, the front bumper is undamaged. When he is driving home in the next scene, the bumper is badly bent. See more
[Referring to Kenny
Who's he, the town asshole?
Yeah. And he's really good at it, too.
References A Place in the Sun
Rip It Up
Written by Robert 'Bumps' Blackwell
(as Robert Blackwell) and John Marascalco
Performed by Little Richard See more