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Glory Daze (1995)

With college graduation pending, the old gang tries to avoid the inevitable of breaking up and going forward with their lives.

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It's two days before graduation, and Jack is having serious doubts about the future. The old gang is breaking up - Rob is moving to L.A. with his girlfriend; Dennis is finishing his third degree and going to grad school in Michigan; Slosh has dropped out of school and stays drunk all the time; and Mickey, who still has a year of school to go, seems tired of the scene and wishes he had the guts to tell his friend Chelsea how he feels about her. As Jack looks out at his four years in Santa Cruz, he wonders if this isn't the best time of his life, and he wonders whether it might be a mistake to let it all go just because of graduation. As his pals also get glimpses of life after college, he decides he's not going to leave, that he's going to live his glory days a little longer. Written by Gary Dickerson <slug@mail.utexas.edu>

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Rated R for strong language and a scene of sexuality | See all certifications »
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Matt Damon, Ben Affleck and Brendan Fraser all previously appeared in the film 'School Ties' together. See more »

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Jack: Let's rage at the dying of the light a little bit.
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Spoofs The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974) See more »

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The Moron Brothers
Written by Fat Mike (as Mike Burkett)
Performed by NOFX
© 1991 NOFX Music BMI
Courtesy of Epitaph Records
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13 November 2002 | by (Los Angeles, CA) – See all my reviews

I saw this movie a few years ago. I loved it then. I remember watching it twice, back to back cause I liked it so much. Surprised me. It was a hidden gem for sure. Then today I woke up and remembered the movie. I couldn't remember the name. I just remembered French Stewart, Ben Affleck and Brendan Frasier were in it. I came to this site to find out what the name of the movie is and was appalled to find negative comments about "Glory Daze". Everyone is entitled to their opinion, but wow! Were those of you who didn't enjoy this movie actually watching it? This is one of my all time top ten for sure. Give it a chance. Take a look. If you enjoy good scripts and earnest acting, look no further. Cheers.


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