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Dazed and Confused (1993)

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The adventures of high school and junior high students on the last day of school in May 1976.

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Richard Linklater
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Jason London ... Pink
Joey Lauren Adams ... Simone
Milla Jovovich ... Michelle
Shawn Andrews ... Pickford
Rory Cochrane ... Slater
Adam Goldberg ... Mike
Anthony Rapp ... Tony
Sasha Jenson ... Don
Marissa Ribisi ... Cynthia
Deena Martin Deena Martin ... Shavonne
Michelle Burke ... Jodi
Cole Hauser ... Benny
Christine Harnos ... Kaye
Wiley Wiggins ... Mitch
Mark Vandermeulen Mark Vandermeulen ... Tommy
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Storyline

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 Jon Reeves <jreeves@imdb.com>

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It was the last day of school in 1976, a time they'd never forget... if only they could remember. See more »

Genres:

Comedy

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for pervasive, continuous teen drug and alcohol use and very strong language | See all certifications »

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

10 February 1994 (Argentina) See more »

Also Known As:

Dazed and Confused See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$6,900,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$918,127, 26 September 1993

Gross USA:

$7,993,039

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$7,993,039
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby SR

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

The film takes place from May 28 to May 29, 1976. See more »

Goofs

When Mitch goes to purchase beer at the convenience store, a Coke dispenser with a logo first introduced in 1985 is visible. See more »

Quotes

Slater: Behind every good man there is a woman, and that woman was Martha Washington, man, and everyday George would come home, she would have a big fat bowl waiting for him, man, when he come in the door, man, she was a hip, hip, hip lady, man.
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Alternate Versions

An earlier cut of the film opens with Randal and others stealing the statues that would later be painted. See more »


Soundtracks

Fox on the Run
Written by Brian Connolly, Steve Priest, Andy Scott and Mick Tucker
Performed by Sweet
Courtesy of Capitol Records, by arrangement with CEMA Special Markets
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A group of high school students on the last day of school, 1976
11 August 1998 | by VeronaSee all my reviews

A groups of seniors, accompanied by miscellaneous characters, explores the last day of school in 1976. Everyone knew the sentimental football player, the stoner/bong mechanic, the popular girls baring midriffs and hazing the new freshman, and the girls who had meaningful conversations about Gilligan's Island. Fun, and with some great music, its a fun flick to watch with friends.


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