A visit to a local beatnik coffeehouse does not impress Laverne much but Shirley's enamored of the culture and soon is dressing,speaking and acting like a beatnik herself. Can Laverne sway her friend back from the lure of the beat scene ?

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Edna Babish DeFazio
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A visit to a local beatnik coffeehouse does not impress Laverne much but Shirley's enamored of the culture and soon is dressing,speaking and acting like a beatnik herself. Can Laverne sway her friend back from the lure of the beat scene ?

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21 January 1980 (USA)  »

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Per the title, the Beatniks were part of the sociocultural movement in the 1950s and early 1960s that subscribed to an anti-materialistic lifestyle and are often seen sprouting poetry and folksongs at coffee houses. See more »

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