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Clueless (1995)

 -  Comedy | Romance  -  19 July 1995 (USA)
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A rich high school student tries to boost a new pupil's popularity, but reckons without affairs of the heart getting in the way.

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Cher, a high school student in Beverly Hills, must survive the ups and downs of adolescent life. Her external demeanor at first seems superficial, but rather it hides her wit, charm, and intelligence which help her to deal with relationships, friends, family, school, and the all-important teenage social life. Written by Michael Kaminsky <kaminsky@ucsee.eecs.berkeley.edu>

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Sex. Clothes. Popularity. Whatever. See more »

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Rated PG-13 for sex related dialogue and some teen use of alcohol and drugs | See all certifications »

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19 July 1995 (USA)  »

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I Was a Teenage Teenager  »

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$12,000,000 (estimated)

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£3,433,233 (UK) (17 November 1995)
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Trivia

Actors who auditioned for the film included Reese Witherspoon for Cher, Terrence Howard for Murray, Jeremy Renner for Christian and Josh, Zooey Deschanel for Amber and Cher,Owen Wilson for Travis, Leah Remini for Tai, Seth Green for Travis and Lauryn Hill for Dionne. See more »

Goofs

When Summer is carrying the snowman out of the party to her car and is holding it, you can see the extension cord that the snowman is plugged into, but it's still lit when she shuts the door and the cord is hanging out the window. It is also still lit when she drives off. See more »

Quotes

Tai: Cher, I don't want to do this anymore. And my buns: they don't feel nothin' like steel.
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Other than the Paramount Pictures logo and the movie's title, there are no opening credits. See more »

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References Forrest Gump (1994) See more »

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TENDERNESS
By Roger Charlery, David Wakeling & Michael Billingham
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Courtesy of I.R.S. Records
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A refreshing change from the John Hughes/"Breakfast Club" generation
23 December 2001 | by (las vegas, nv) – See all my reviews

A silky-smooth, vanilla-coated pleasure about matchmaking in modern-day high school. Far from the insufferable smugness of all those '80s teen-flicks, "Clueless" is bright--in both senses of the word--clever, funny, fanciful and yet grounded in reality (a rich one). Alicia Silverstone is adorable, but the supporting cast is affable and seemingly carefully-picked (they all get their share of funny lines and star-making scenes, particularly Dan Hedaya, superb as Silverstone's father). Seems more inspired by Jane Austen's "Emma" than based upon it, with a few mean-spirited lines but plenty of lightly innocent laugh-getters. *** from ****


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