“Fast times at Ridgemont High is a fast time, it is all about sex drugs and that is about it. That said it is not a bad movie, it is your typical High school drama, everyone wants to lose their virginity, blah blah blah. There is plenty of laughter, and some excellent scenes with Sean Penn in his stand out role as Spicoli, the stoner surfer of the school. It is a fun teen sex comedy, full off the angst teenagers go through. Not a stand out film, but one worth watching.” read more
DuckNation added this to a list 3 months, 3 weeks ago
"David Lynch was originally offered the chance to direct before Amy Heckerling was chosen. He turned it down saying it was a funny script, but not really his thing.
The mall scenes were filmed at the Sherman Oaks Galleria. It was damaged by earthquake in 1994, but still stood until 1998, when it was renovated and extensively re-designed by the architectural firm of Gensler for developer Douglas Emmett. Other than the parking structure, nothing recognizable from the 1980s era mall remains, the bu"
blankend added this to a list 2 years, 10 months ago
I had to put in at least one classic teenage boy fantasy: Phoebe Cates in a red bikini climbing out of a backyard pool in slo-mo and undoing the front clasp of her top. This all happens in the mind of the senior boy jerking off to her inside in the bathroom until the fully clasped Cates accidentally busts in on him while looking for a Q-tip for her water-logged ears. Payback's a bitch. "
JPHOLT added this to a list 2 years, 11 months ago