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1. Marty McFly has a lot to worry about in this teen flick. His family is a collection of basket cases and his wheels for the big camping date with his girlfriend have been wrecked. In addition, his best friend is a wigged-out Albert Einstein-wannabe. Which movie is being described here?
2. Chris Chambers is the younger brother of a local tough. Gordie Lachance is a introverted writer from a broken family. Teddy Duchamp has an abusive father whom he worships. Vern Tessio?...well, he's just a dork. In which movie did these four young teens get together for one great adventure?
3. For this Matthew Broderick character, a day off is just the thing to soothe his friend Cameron's troubled brow. And, what the heck, it's a good excuse to play some hooky with a sweet girlfriend in tow. What is the name of this unusually non-troubled teen?
4. Students Neil Perry and Todd Anderson are better able to navigate through the repressive private school environment in which they have been thrust, thanks to an inspirational teacher named John Keating. He helps them discover poetry, and themselves. Which 80s teen film is described here?
5. What do you get when you randomly toss a princess, a criminal, an athlete, a basket case and a nerd/intellect together in the school library for a day of detention? You get a good movie, that's what! What is the name of the 1985 John Hughes-directed movie referenced here?
6. Lloyd Dobler's solution to his teen angst? Just go for it! Though he is essentially a nobody in high school, he gains the nerve to ask the senior class valedictorian, Diane Court, to accompany him to the big graduation party. From there, their relationship actually develops into something special, despite some stumbles along the way. What Cameron Crowe-directed movie chronicles their first days together?
7. In the surreality of this film, most of the popular girls in school share a given name, jocks rule with an iron fist, rebellious young men tote guns and explosives and croquet is the game of choice for today's youth. Which bizarre 80's teen film fits this description?
8. Disaffected youth abound in this dark 1986 film based on a true story, all about a teen boyfriend who murders his high school sweetheart and then brags about it to his friends. Rather than inform the authorities, these youthful drifters continue along on their apathetic, aimless paths through life. Which frightening vision of 80's teens gone awry is described here?
9. John Cusack stars in this madcap 1985 film that follows the cartoonishly pathetic existence of one Lane Meyer, suicidal teenager extraordinaire. What is the name of this film directed by a guy appropriately named Savage Steve Holland?
10. And finally, the teen movie that started it all, at which high school could we witness the 'Fast Times' of students like Stacy Hamilton, Mark Ratner and Jeff Spicoli?
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