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wackness - they totally nailed it
Topic by: MHeise
Posted: January 6, 2009 - 12:46 PM PST
Last Reply: January 6, 2009 - 5:42 PM PST

author topic: wackness - they totally nailed it
post #1  on January 6, 2009 - 12:46 PM PST  
man they totally nailed being a teen in the 90's, watching it was like a time warp, except maybe getting stoned with Ben Kingsley. but seeing that brought me back to a time so long ago, especially being young and stupid in love.

good movie. recommended for anyone who remembers phat markers, adidas shell toes, the "dopeness" and the "wackness"
post #2  on January 6, 2009 - 5:09 PM PST  
Seemed pretty accurate to me, too (though I'm a bit older, I was in college in the early 90s and then out of college -- and like you I never smoked reefer with Sir Ben)... but it's a pretty good little flick.

(Cheap plug alert) I reviewed it here, too.

How about that scene with Kingsley and that Olsen twin? Didn't that make you squirm a bit, though...?
post #3  on January 6, 2009 - 5:42 PM PST  
I really enjoyed the film. I mean it's nothing out of the ordinary, and a pretty plain coming-of-age story. But the film just elevates itself with the picture-perfect snapshot of the 90s.

Since you liked the film, then you should download this.

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