Read e-book online Brat Pack America: A Love Letter to '80s Teen Movies PDF

By Kevin Smokler

ISBN-10: 1942600674

ISBN-13: 9781942600671

From the fictitious cities of Hill Valley, CA, and Shermer, IL, to the attractive landscapes of Astoria and Brownsville, OR, from the enduring suburbs of the San Fernando Valley to the likely frightening internal towns of Chicago, '80s youngster videos had something in universal: destinations mattered. maybe moreso than in the other decade, the destinations of the '80s youngster videos have been monumentally very important. In Brat Pack America, Kevin Smokler supplies digital excursions of your favourite video clips whereas additionally determining aside why those destinations are so vital to those movies.

Including interviews with actors, writers, and administrators of the period, and chock jam-packed with attention-grabbing evidence approximately your favourite 80s video clips, Brat Pack America is a needs to for any fan. Smokler went to Goonies Day in Astoria, OR, took a Lost Boys journey of Santa Cruz, CA, and deeply explored each corner and cranny of the flicks we know and love, and it shows.

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