In many ways, ‘Heathers,’ should maybe be the last film we look at in the ‘Summer of Sin’ series. It is a final statement on the teenage films of the 1980s.
The poster tag line was, ‘if it could have been forever.’ Well, it wasn’t, but it felt like it. ‘Paradise,’ the rip-off film inspired, (if that’s the right word,) by the box office
For as long as there’s been movies, teens have been rebelling. In 1955’s ‘Rebel Without a Cause,’ James Dean yelled ‘you’re tearing me apart.’ In 1976, Carrie White’s telekinetic powers freak out and wreak havoc at her senior prom.