Romantic comedy about six of Seattle's young people, most of whom live in the same apartment building and whose lives revolve around the city's ever-expanding music scene. The inter-related stories about each character's progress through the singles scene are intriguing and often very funny, and the soundtrack is a grunge fanatic's dream, with the likes of Soundgarden, Pearl Jam and Mudhoney.
Love is a game. Easy to start. Hard to finish.
Did You Know?
In an early scene at the coffee shop, Janet Livermore looks over a somewhat bizarre-looking customer's shoulder at a book that she is reading. Although the title is obscured, the book is "Psychotic Reactions and Carburetor Dung," a collection of pieces by the rock journalist Lester Bangs
. Bangs was an inspiration and mentor for Cameron Crowe
, as depicted in Almost Famous
(2000), in which Bangs is played by Philip Seymour Hoffman
and advises the fictionalized version of the young Crowe. See more
When Debbie and Pamela are fighting over Debbie's video date and he is listening to them through a nearby window, it is clear in the next shot that there are no windows nearby, just a door. See more
I will make popcorn with whom ever I want to!
You've made popcorn with half of the city!
Well at least I don't have to CHASE the popcorn!
David (Jim True) walks down a street. His voiceover says that Steve's search for the perfect girl is a trap, and that he lives his own life like a French movie where everyone is cool and no attachments are made. He enters a beatnik club where a woman (Lara Harris) recites a poem in French. She sits down with him for a brief conversation in French and they leave together. See more
Bastards of Young
Written by Paul Westerberg See more