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Girl (1998)

R  |   |  Comedy, Drama, Music  |  16 May 1998 (France)
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A straight-A teen explores Seattle's rock scene.

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Andrea Marr
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Todd Sparrow
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Rebecca Fernhurst
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Darcy
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Kevin
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Carla Sparrow (as Portia Di Rossi)
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Richard (as Christopher Kennedy Masterson)
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Parker Blackman
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Marjorie
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Buzz Mitchell
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Mr. Jones
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Andrea Marr is a bright, straight-A, mature, 18-year-old high school senior on the verge of womanhood who decides to abandon her sheltered, boring lifestyle and her bookish friend Darcy for a look into the local rock and roll scene as a groupie to local rock singer Tod Sparrow and learn more about the life of one who follows a touring band along with her new friends aspiring rock star wannabee Cybil, outgoing fellow groupie Rebecca, and music critic Kevin. Written by Matthew Patay

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First Crush, First Lust, First Love! See more »

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Comedy | Drama | Music | Romance

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Rated R for sexuality, language and some teen alcohol and drug use | See all certifications »
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16 May 1998 (France)  »

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Andrea, inocencia perdida  »

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While Andrea is dancing during The Badheads/Thriftstore Apocalypse first song, Cybil's lips don't match up with the vocals she is supposedly singing. See more »

Quotes

Cybil: I'm gonna dedicate my record to you
Andrea: Why?
Cybil: Because you're my inspiration.Because you're everything I've ever wanted to be.
Andrea: Cybil, what do you mean? What am I? I'm nothig!
Cybil: You're everything!
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One Step Forward
Written by Jon Kahn (as Jonathan Kahn)
Performed by The Jon Kohn Band
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Dominique Swain stands way out above all others in this one!
14 April 2000 | by (Culver City, CA, USA) – See all my reviews

What an extremely well-acted, realistic, coming-of-age-grunge movie! Dominique Swain has definitely shown herself to be quite a unique talent. First LOLITA, and now GIRL. This is a definite MUST-SEE by males and females alike.


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