It's the last day of school at a high school in a small town in Texas in 1976. The upperclassmen are hazing the incoming freshmen, and everyone is trying to get stoned, drunk, or laid, even the football players that signed a pledge not to.Written by
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When the seniors' car chase the incoming freshman, the camera's shadow can be seen, during one shot facing the back of Pentico's brother's car. See more »
Hey, I got a favour to ask you guys. You know my little brother?
Yeah, Mitch Kramer
Ya, Mitch Kramer. Well, take it easy on him this summer will ya?
Don't worry sis, little brother's safe with us.
Well just don't get him worse than the other guys. He's kinda little.
Ok. I promise.
[Jodi walks off]
There was just a little bit of bullshit in all that right?
Major bullshit. He's a dead man.
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An earlier cut of the film opens with Randal and others stealing the statues that would later be painted. See more »
Cast: Jason London, Rory Cochrane, Sasha Jenson, Wiley Wiggins, Michelle Burke, Matthew McConaughey, Adam Goldberg, Anthony Rapp, Marissa Ribisi, Shawn Andrews, Cole Hauser, Milla Jovovich, Joey Lauren Adams, Jason O. Smith, Ben Affleck, Christin Hinjosa, Parker Posey, Nicky Katt.
Directed by Richard Linklater.
"Dazed and Confused" is one of the best teen films ever made, and for many reasons. It stands the test of it's time, along with George Lucas' "American Graffiti" and John Landis' "Animal House". It shows the highs and lows of partying, friendship, and drugs. The plot is about upcoming seniors and freshmen in a Texas town on the full last day of School in 1976. The characters are very likable in this, well, at least most of them. Richard Linklater gives a great independent direction. This isn't a film that encourages kids to do drugs, but it shows a true portrayal of teenagers in a America, in a very fun way. "Dazed and Confused" is one of my all-time favorite films, and one that I can watch over and over again. Well done.
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