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New Port South (2001)

PG-13 | | Drama | 7 September 2001 (USA)
A group of teenagers wish to rebel against the administrators and teachers (the system) in their suburban Chicago high school called New Port South.

Director:

Kyle Cooper

Writer:

James Hughes
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Blake Shields ... Maddox
Will Estes ... Chris
Kevin Christy ... Clip
Melissa George ... Amanda
Brad Eric Johnson Brad Eric Johnson ... Knox
Gabriel Mann ... Wilson
Todd Field ... Mr. Walsh
Nick Sandow ... Armstrong
Raymond J. Barry ... Edwards (as Raymond Barry)
Lawrence MacGowan Lawrence MacGowan ... Lawson
Michael Shannon ... Stanton (as Mike Shannon)
Rebekah Nanfria Rebekah Nanfria ... McAmmond (as Rebekah Louise Smith)
Janelle Snow ... Foster
Chad Christ ... Morehouse
Dahlia Salem ... Kameron
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Storyline

A cranky high school student cons his friends into helping him with a propaganda blitz against the school administration which results in a student body riot and the inevitable moral lesson... all set to a trance-hop soundtrack. Written by Anonymous

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Some students can't be dismissed

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Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for thematic elements, violence and brief strong language | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

7 September 2001 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Untitled John Hughes Project See more »

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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital | SDDS | DTS

Color:

Black and White (Sepiatone)| Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?

Crazy Credits

During the opening credits, the title "New Port South" changes to "New Youth" with the rebellious students logo used as the letter Y. See more »

Soundtracks

FAHRENHEIT FAIR ENOUGH
Written by Josh Eustis and Charlie Cooper
Performed by Telefon Tel-Aviv
Courtesy of Hefty Records
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a title designer fails completely to be a director
12 April 2002 | by jzusSee all my reviews

The guy did a lot of title design for a bunch of movies and I guess one day he said; I should pick a cheap scenario, try to put as much title in it as a can ( cause after all i'm a title designer ) and try to persuade people that this is in fact a movie. One of the worst i've even seen that's for sure. If you fell the urge to see nice titles, go check out some posters don't waste your time watching this.

It kinda ironic don't you think, did you saw the poster? the only part of his project that SHOULD had title work done have almost none !


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