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A spoof of typical 1980's teen movies. The idea is that VH1 found a "long-lost", never-released teen film made in the 1980's and decided to air it now in 2006; thus it is loaded with the ... See full summary »

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A spoof of typical 1980's teen movies. The idea is that VH1 found a "long-lost", never-released teen film made in the 1980's and decided to air it now in 2006; thus it is loaded with the typical formula, clichés, bad fashions, and stereotypical characters found in those movies and makes fun of them. Written by Anonymous

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Where the dancing is dirty, the pink is pretty, and the foot runs loose.

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Tracy Morgan's character and his friend breakdance. Dancing is outlawed, yet no one says anything. See more »

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Principal Picker: They kicked off their sunday shoes. soon, inevitably, their feet became loose.
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Spoofs My Science Project (1985) See more »

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Everybody Have Fun Tonight
Written by Nick Feldman (as N. Feldman) / Jack Hues (as J. Hues) / Peter Wolf (as P. Wolf)
Performed by Wang Chung
Published by Warner Tamerlane Publishing Corp.
Courtesy of Geffen Records under license from Universal Music Enterprises
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If you love the 80's, you'll love this movie
5 November 2006 | by (AZ, United States) – See all my reviews

I will warn you ahead of time ... if you're looking a good plot line or great characters, this is NOT the movie for you; but then again, plot lines were TOTALLY "OUT" in the 80's.

This movie is a good mix of kitschy fun mixed with 2 great ex-SNL-ers that totally made it worth the watch (I wish I had Chris Kattan's moves ... hahaha)...and Tracy Morgan ... c'mon THINK about it ... have YOU ever broken a Puerto Rican's arm for sweat pants money??? I know I haven't ... yet.

This movie even touches on some lesser-known flicks (see if you can catch ALL the references the first time through!)It's TOTALLY AWESOME in such a TOTALLY bad way! Like, for sure!


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