A group of suburban teenagers try to support each other through the difficult task of becoming adults.

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Sooze
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Tim
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Nazeer Choudhury
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Erica
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Jeff
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Pakeesa Choudhury
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Bee-Bee (as Dina Spybey)
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Buff
Kitt Brophy ...
Sooze's Mom
Jonn Cherico ...
Shopping Channel Host
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Officer Chip
Eric Park ...
Officer Gary
William Martin Hayes ...
Scuff
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George the Limo Driver
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Five young losers spend their days and nights wasting their lives away, hanging out in parking lots and occasionally mentioning that they might want to make something of themselves... someday. On this particular night, they are visited by an old high school friend who has escaped their suburban town to become a pop star. Written by Andy Bogursky <bogursky@erols.com>

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Rated R for strong language including sex and drug references, teen drinking and brief nudity | See all certifications »

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7 February 1997 (USA)  »

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$69,365 (USA) (7 February 1997)

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$482,665 (USA) (14 March 1997)
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Sonic Youth wrote "Sunday" for this film in 1996. A re-recorded version of this song appears on their 1998 album "A Thousand Leaves." See more »

Quotes

Jeff: At least I admit that I don't know. I know that things are fucked up, beyond belief, and I have nothing original to say about it...
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Filmed entirely on location in Burnfield, USA (Burnfield was the fictional city.) See more »

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Referenced in Seinfeld: The English Patient (1997) See more »

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Psychic Hearts
Written and Performed by Thurston Moore
Courtesy of DGC Records
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Great film...
22 February 2005 | by (Spring, TX) – See all my reviews

I consider this one of Giovanni Ribisi's greatest acting roles... because it is so real. The entire cast portrays this in the way that I think many 20-something-year-olds can relate. I know that when I had all of my friends watch it, they could see themselves in many of the characters. It showed us that we are not the only young adults, living in suburbia and our mother's houses... thinking about the things that we'll never do with our lives. Steve Zahn gave his usual comedic act, without taking away from the seriousness of the film. I believe that this is much easier to relate to than the earlier Dazed and Confused, because it shows the American Dream in action... that series of hopes that are easier said than done. What is wrong with us?


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