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Brat Pack America : A Love Letter to '80s Teen Movies (Paperback) (Kevin Smokler)
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From the fictional towns of Mill Valley, CA, and Shermer, IL, to the beautiful landscapes of Astoria and Brownsville, OR, from the iconic suburbs of the San Fernando Valley to the seemingly scary inner cities of Chicago, '80s teen movies had one thing in common: locations mattered. Perhaps moreso than in any other decade, the locations of the '80s teen movies were monumentally important. InBrat Pack America, Kevin Smokler gives virtual tours of your favorite movies while also picking apart why these locations are so important to these movies.Including interviews with actors, writers, and directors of the era, and chock full of interesting facts about your favorite 80s movies,Brat Pack America is a must for any fan. Smokler went to Goonies Day in Astoria, OR, took aLost Boys tour of Santa Cruz, CA, and deeply explored every nook and cranny of the movies we all know and love, and it shows.
Number of Pages: 341
Genre: Performing Arts
Author: Kevin Smokler
Street Date: October 11, 2016
Item Number (DPCI): 248-30-5205
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