Skipped Parts (2000)

R  |   |  Comedy, Drama, Romance  |  6 December 2001 (Philippines)
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An ungrounded young mother and her thoughtful teenage son are banished to a remote provincial town by a domineering father.



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Fantasy Girl
Lydia Callahan
Sam Callahan
Laurabel Pierce
Hank Elkrunner
Gerald Lenton-Young ...
Coach Howard Stebbins
Kathryn Henry ...
Elizabeth Henry ...
La Nell
Daniel Maslany ...
Petey Pierce
Aaron Fahlman ...
Buddy Pierce


It's 1963. Poor little rich girl Lydia and her 14-year-old love-child Sam are banished from North Carolina while her powerful father runs for governor. They end up in Wyoming where she parties and Sam finds he's one of only two Grosvant High School students who read. Maurey is the other, a pre-pubescent girl wanting to discover what sex is about. She and Sam set out to learn with help from Lydia, who tells them it stops when Maurey has her first period. Trouble is, pregnancy comes first. In this small town, what can Maurey do, and will Sam have any say? Meantime, Hank Elkrunner, a Blackfoot, falls for the feckless Lydia, while her dictatorial dad keeps tabs on them all from afar. Written by <>

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Comedy | Drama | Romance

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Rated R for sexual situations, some involving young teens, and for language | See all certifications »

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6 December 2001 (Philippines)  »

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Adolescência Perdida  »

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Among the names on the chalkboard in the lunchroom are Mike D. (Tamra Davis's husband) and Billy M. (Billy Madison (1995)), which she also directed. See more »


Maury says that if Sam has to go to military school, in 4 years he will be 18 and can do whatever he wants. But the age of legal majority was 21 in 1963, and wasn't lowered to 18 until 1971. See more »


Sam Callahan: Can I touch her?
Maurey Pierce: Okay, but be gentle. Babies aren't footballs
Sam Callahan: Yeah, they don't travel as far when you kick 'em.
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Absolutley Great
3 January 2003 | by (Constanta, Romania) – See all my reviews

It was one of the best movies I have ever seen, it just made me feel like I did when I was 14. It musn't be spoilt with more than 4 rows. It's just great!!! A must see movie for every one of you who wants to go back to his youth (if he ever had one)

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