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Foxfire (1996)

R | | Drama | 23 August 1996 (USA)
Legs/A.Jolie gets 4 girl in high school to think for themselves and react to a teacher's sexual harassment. This gets them suspended. They bond and rebel at an abandoned house.

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Joyce Carol Oates (novel), Elizabeth White (screenplay)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Hedy Burress ... Maddy Wirtz
Angelina Jolie ... Legs Sadovsky
Jenny Lewis ... Rita Faldes
Jenny Shimizu ... Goldie Goldman
Sarah Rosenberg Sarah Rosenberg ... Violet Kahn
Peter Facinelli ... Ethan Bixby
Dash Mihok ... Dana Taylor
Michelle Brookhurst ... Cindy
Elden Henson ... Bobby (as Elden Ratliff)
Cathy Moriarty ... Martha Wirtz
Richard Beymer ... Mr. Parks
Fran Bennett Fran Bennett ... Judge Holifield
John Diehl ... Mr. Buttinger
Chris Mulkey ... Dan Goldman
Jay Acovone ... Chuck
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Storyline

The story of five teenage girls who form an unlikely bond after beating up a teacher who has sexually harassed them. They build a solid friendship but their wild ways begin to get out of control. Written by Josh Pasnak <chainsaw@intouch.bc.ca>

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Taglines:

One rebel showed them how to break all the rules. See more »

Genres:

Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for teen nudity, drug use, strong language and some violent situations | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

23 August 1996 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Foxfire See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$141,617, 25 August 1996

Gross USA:

$269,300

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$269,300
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

When working on this film, Angelina Jolie stated "I would probably have married Jenny if I hadn't married my husband. I fell in love with her the first second I saw her." The Jenny she referenced is Jenny Shimizu. See more »

Quotes

Legs: This is for Goldie. It's about saving her life... and who we are to her... This is about who we are.
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Alternate Versions

Some televised airings of the movie start with the title card, cutting the very beginning of the opening credits. Which contradicts the whole point of preserving the film's Rysher Entertainment logo. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Dawson's Creek: Ego Tripping at the Gates of Hell (2002) See more »

Soundtracks

Trouble
Performed by Shampoo
Written by Conall Fitzpatrick (as Fitzpatrick), Carrie Askew (as Askew) & Jacqueline Blake (as Blake)
Courtesy of I.R.S. Records/Food Ltd.
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This was one of the best films I've ever seen!!!
12 December 1998 | by ani-5See all my reviews

This is a movie that deeply effected me, and that is how I can tell if it is a good movie or not. Foxfire develops its inspiring characters as the movie progresses. I found myself becoming attached to and envious of the relationship between these girls, especially "legs" and Maddy. The touching story shows the power of friendship, and the lessons behind sticking with what feels right. I only hope I meet someone who affects me as much as "legs" affected Maddy. I give it a 10!!!


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