Linda Barrett's popularity ranking on CharacTour is 2777 out of 5,000+ characters. And I have to out here and them six a week. Robert Romanus as Mike Damone Fast Times paints a picture of a high school with a variety of different characters, and Mike Damone is the misunderstood outcast type. Kids mill the parking lot or by the mall entrance. Kelli Maroney as Cindy Cindy Kelli Maroney is the other cheerleader alongside Dina as they try unsuccessfully to rally the school spirit. Dina Phillips, played by Pamela Springsteen, appears primarily in a pep rally scene, where she and her fellow cheerleader Cindy are trying to grab the attention of their classmates. Mike Damone, a Easterner, bops over from the store, girl he passes.
Phoebe Cates now Once again we have a star who is probably best known for her role in Fast Times, and this is mainly due to a handful of scenes in the movie where her performance was virtually unforgettable. She up Stacy's hair and her towards the door. At age 22, writer Cameron Crowe returned to high school, posing as a student, and wrote a book about his experiences. Hand can't fault the logic of that. Chronicling a year in the lives of a group of California teenagers, the film follows the fortunes of Ridgemont High senior Brad Hamilton Judge Reinhold and his freshman sister Stacy Jennifer Jason Leigh. Nostalgic in the warmest sense of the term, Fast Times at Ridgemont High offers an. How realistic do you think the the portrayal of teen sex was? Stacy Hamilton Jennifer Jason Leigh is a pretty but inexperienced teen interested in dating.
However, he has certainly starred in his fair share of other films. Problems are neither black nor white. In many ways, this scene shatters certain preconceived stereotypes that cheerleaders are the emulation of perfection, and that their social lives are easy. Amy Heckerling's adaptation of Cameron Crowe's Fast Times at Ridgemont High is often considered. Although his younger sister Stacy is more of a main character in the film, we keep returning to Brad throughout the film.
Your participation in this program indicates your acceptance of the. Profession… waitress at a restaurant in the mall. Hand's brutal American History class. As any good writer would do, he jotted down his observations and wrote a book about high school kids. It's easy for movies to exaggerate or misinterpret teen life, but Fast Times does not. However later when they cut away to the scene and Mark has Stacy in is car do they have Led Zeppelin 2 playing in the stereo? Stacy's brother Brad Judge Reinhold is at the top of his game, with a lovely girlfriend and a job.
Backer also appeared on television in 1990, on the soap opera known as Santa Barbara. Amanda Wyss now Like many of the other stars on this list, Amanda Wyss got her big break appearing on Fast Times, before moving on to other projects. Do you think he deserved to miss the prom in favor of a history lesson? Phoebe Cates was awesome, Sean Penn was funny as hell, and. Mike Damone's Five Point Plan, Fast Times at Ridgemont High 1. You guys are doing it wrong, too.
Amy Heckerling's adaptation of Cameron Crowe's Fast Times at Ridgemont High is often considered one of the finest films of a disreputable genre the teen sex comedy , and kick-started the careers of many future stars. Pamela Springsteen as Dina Phillips High school is indeed filled with all kinds of different characters, and some of those types are cheerleaders. Their young romance has a few rocky bumps, including a heartbreak or two, but the movie leaves you feeling good that these two might actually work out. Stacy Hamilton Jennifer Jason Leigh is a pretty, but inexperienced, teen interested in dating. Given advice by her uninhibited friend, Linda Barrett Phoebe Cates , Stacy gets trapped in a love triangle with nice guy Mark Ratner Brian Backer and his more assured buddy Mike Damone Robert Romanus. It always bugged me out how a movie that seemed so in touch with its generation would make such a bonehead mistake. He at her and she back uncomfortably.
The center of the film is held by Jeff Spicoli, a perpetually stoned surfer dude who faces off with the resolute Mr. Given advice by her uninhibited friend, Linda Barrett Phoebe. The film's most memorable character is the perpetually stoned surfer played by Sean Penn. Fast Times At Ridgemont High- Stacy Hamilton Jennifer Jason Leigh is a pretty, but inexperienced, teen interested in dating. However, parents should know that adult themes concerning drugs and sexuality featured in the film make it inappropriate for children under sixteen. Spicoli: My old man is a television repairman, he's got this ultimate set of tools. Although the girl was just teasing him, he still feels humiliated.
However, no one really seems to be acknowledging their presence, and this leads to their frustration. Hand convinced all are on drugs. Parents might want to view the film separately from their teens for fear of embarrassment on both sides. Nancy Wilson now Not everyone realized it at the time, but that very same blonde girl in the car was actually Nancy Wilson, the guitarist from the major rock band known as Heart. That Movie Show- 'Fast Times At Ridgemont High' 1982.
How do people damage and repair friendships? Fast Times at Ridgemont High 1982. Although he appears to be a bad boy from the wrong side of the tracks, you can see that he has a good heart, and this conflict presents itself a number of times throughout the film. When the virginal Stacy decides she needs to get some experience, Linda finds herself playing the role of cheerleader to the younger girl. The film includes brief appearances by such future stars as Nicolas Cage, Eric Stoltz, and Forest Whitaker. In later years, she found substantial roles on a plethora of other films, including that of Private School, Gremlins, Heart of Dixie, and many more. Issues such as peer pressure, clashes with teachers at school, and the sheer boredom of after-school jobs are portrayed with humor and even-handedness.