Angie, Mary, and Laura are teenage girls who are fed up with their bland and unexciting small town lives. Mary discovers that she's pregnant after having sex with her boyfriend. Since said boyfriend has enlisted in the navy, the trio decide to drive cross country to San Diego to confront him. The gals encounter a colorful array of folks on their journey. Written by
They Were Looking For Adventure ... But Found Trouble Instead!
Did You Know?
There are several homages to the original 1956 film this move is based upon. At a movie theater there is a poster for the original movie. After the girls leave town they stop at a gas station. The company name over the gas pump is "American International" Petroleum. This name and the company's logo is identical to the company that released the original film. See more
[over loud speaker at drive-in theater
Snack bar is closing in five minutes. Just five more minutes for those shrimp rolls. They're shrimply delicious!
[takes a bite of one, chews, then grimaces
Sputnik beeping and a man speaking Russian can be heard at the end of the credits. See more
Remake of Runaway Daughters
Let the good times roll
Written by Shirley Goodman
and Leonard Lee
Performed by the Neville Brothers
Courtesy of A&M Records Inc See more