Kids growing up in the slums of Rio de Janeiro have a bit more to worry about than proms and dating. Regan Linda Blair is nothing less than the counterculture on trial, and as with all good horror movies, her story speaks to tensions that were already ruffling households worldwide.
By the time this tale of disaffected teens was released in Octoberit had been beaten to the punch by The Blackboard Jungle and James Dean was dead. Our only parameter: They must be teens and younger, not twentysomethings.
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Anyone unfamiliar with L. As winning as Jennifer Lawrence is with that bow and arrow, remember that this movie is about kids fighting a gladiatorial battle to the death. Download as PDF Printable version. The rest of the adults are mysteriously gone.
A cult movie of frightening honesty and with a David Bowie cameo, playing himselfthis drama pays unflinching attention to the paraphernalia of needles, scarring and bodily waste.
From drama to comedy to sci-fi and horror, check out more of the very best movies available to stream now. Go to the content Go to the footer Close London icon-chevron-right London. Theatrical release poster. The best is yet to come: In a climactic sequence that may be a daydream, the beaten-down students break out a trove of machine guns and take positions on the roof, mowing down parents, teachers and a visiting general.
Few films have captured rugged adolescent experience with such clear-eyed compassion.