It's the summer after high school graduation, and four buddies from an upscale Queens, New York neighborhood hatch a plan to meet the hot ladies from their favorite videos. All it will take is a kidnapping, a phony video set and a few lies. What could possibly go wrong? Almost everything, as they quickly discover. Written by
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Writer, Director Melvin James had a window of only fourteen days to shoot this film. With four leading characters and over 50 supporting and extra characters. The script was written in thirty days as the project came up one day when Melvin and Cris Cartier (the producer) were sitting around in Tick Tock Diner in Manhattan trying to figure out what their next move was going to be when their other film project "Caramel" got stalled. They realized that it could be several months before anything could happen with "Caramel" so rather than sit and wait to see what developed, they decided to jump into another film. Melvin made a joke about a funny scene he would like to see in a teen comedy and that's where the idea for Still A Teen Movie started. See more