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Dazed and Confused (1993)

 -  Comedy | Drama  -  24 September 1993 (USA)
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The adventures of incoming high school and junior high students on the last day of school, in May of 1976.

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It's the last day of school at a high school in a small town in Texas in 1976. The upperclassmen are hazing the incoming freshmen, and everyone is trying to get stoned, drunk, or laid, even the football players that signed a pledge not to. Written by Jon Reeves <jreeves@imdb.com>

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It was the last day of school in 1976, a time they'd never forget... if only they could remember. See more »

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Rated R for pervasive, continuous teen drug and alcohol use and very strong language | See all certifications »

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24 September 1993 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Rebeldes y confundidos  »

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$6,900,000 (estimated)

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$7,993,039 (USA)
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The song that Milla Jovovich plinks on her guitar whilst gazing at the stars is an excerpt from The Alien Song, a song from Milla's 1994 album, The Divine Comedy. See more »

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After pouring the paint and jumping off of the roof, when they get into the car, you can see the shadow of the camera men in the grass. See more »

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Coach Conrad: Before next fall you're in need of a serious attitude adjustment, young man. You'd better get your priorities straight. And watch out with that other crowd you're runnin' with. Don't think I haven't noticed.
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Balinese
Written by Billy Gibbons, Dusty Hill, and Frank Beard
Performed by ZZ Top
Courtesy of Warner Bros. Records Inc.
By Arrangement with Warner Special Products
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A group of high school students on the last day of school, 1976
11 August 1998 | by (NY) – See all my reviews

A groups of seniors, accompanied by miscellaneous characters, explores the last day of school in 1976. Everyone knew the sentimental football player, the stoner/bong mechanic, the popular girls baring midriffs and hazing the new freshman, and the girls who had meaningful conversations about Gilligan's Island. Fun, and with some great music, its a fun flick to watch with friends.


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