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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 18
Cast
Michelle Burke
Joey Lauren Adams
Milla Jovovich
Jason London
Directors
Richard Linklater
Screenwriters
Richard Linklater
Running Time
95 minutes

Dazed And Confused
Richard Linklater's nostalgic look at the '70s


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Plot
It's the last day of the school year in 1976, and everyone's ready for a party. First, however, the incoming freshmen students must go through bizarre initiation rituals organised by the soon-to-be-seniors, while everyone does their best to get stoned or get laid.


Verdict
Despite some gags which use the benefit of hindsight too much for their own good, this is a smart piece of filmmaking which suggests Linklater is already one of the more formidable talents of the 90s.


Reviewed by Steve Beard

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