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Skipped Parts (2000)

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An ungrounded young mother and her thoughtful teenage son are banished to a remote provincial town by a domineering father.

Director:

Tamra Davis

Writers:

Tim Sandlin (novel), Tim Sandlin (screenplay)
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Drew Barrymore ... Fantasy Girl
Jennifer Jason Leigh ... Lydia Callahan
Mischa Barton ... Maurey Pierce
Bug Hall ... Sam Callahan
Peggy Lipton ... Laurabel Pierce
Angela Featherstone ... Delores
Brad Renfro ... Dothan Talbot
R. Lee Ermey ... Caspar Callahan
Michael Greyeyes ... Hank Elkrunner
Gerald Lenton-Young Gerald Lenton-Young ... Coach Howard Stebbins
Andrea Menard ... Dot
Kathryn Henry Kathryn Henry ... LaDell
Elizabeth Henry Elizabeth Henry ... La Nell
Daniel Maslany ... Petey Pierce
Aaron Fahlman Aaron Fahlman ... Buddy Pierce
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Storyline

It's 1963. Poor little rich girl Lydia and her 14-year-old love-child Sam are banished from North Carolina while her powerful father runs for governor. They end up in Wyoming where she parties and Sam finds he's one of only two Grosvant High School students who read. Maurey is the other, a pre-pubescent girl wanting to discover what sex is about. She and Sam set out to learn with help from Lydia, who tells them it stops when Maurey has her first period. Trouble is, pregnancy comes first. In this small town, what can Maurey do, and will Sam have any say? Meantime, Hank Elkrunner, a Blackfoot, falls for the feckless Lydia, while her dictatorial dad keeps tabs on them all from afar. Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

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There's nothing like knowing what you've been missing.

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Comedy | Drama | Romance

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Rated R for sexual situations, some involving young teens, and for language | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

6 December 2001 (Philippines) See more »

Also Known As:

Adolescência Perdida See more »

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Trivia

Gerald Lenton-Young (Coach Howard Stebbens) was the drama teacher at the high school used in the film. See more »

Goofs

When Maurey and Sam first try sex, Maurey, in the long shots, is wearing panties with dots on them. In the close-up when she takes them off, they are plain white. See more »

Quotes

Maurey Pierce: We're both virgins, but someday we're gonna find ourselves doing it for real.
Sam Callahan: So today's sex isn't real?
Maurey Pierce: We're just friends helping each other learn a new skill. This is practice.
Sam Callahan: So, will we still be virgins afterward?
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Follows Floating Away (1998) See more »

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Nice quirky little film
18 October 2002 | by gerardwSee all my reviews

It's not a great movie but it's not as horrible as the reviews make it out to be. A comedy with a serious edge to it. Worth an evening.


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