Jawbreaker


1h 27m 1999

Brief Synopsis

A parody of the high school comedy and horror films of the past 20 years which follows the exploits of the most powerful clique at Reagan High. Courtney Shane, Julie Freeman, Marcie Fox and Lizz Purr are all best friends. Or, to be more precise, they are drawn together by their appreciation for each

Film Details

MPAA Rating
Release Date
1999
Production Company
Columbia Pictures; Film Kitchen, Inc.
Distribution Company
TriStar Pictures; Cts; Sony Pictures Home Entertainment; Tristar Pictures

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 27m

Synopsis

A parody of the high school comedy and horror films of the past 20 years which follows the exploits of the most powerful clique at Reagan High. Courtney Shane, Julie Freeman, Marcie Fox and Lizz Purr are all best friends. Or, to be more precise, they are drawn together by their appreciation for each other as the most popular and the most beautiful girls at Reagan. They are at the height of their popularity when an innocent birthday prank results in the accidental death of Liz, the sweetest member of the clique. The class nerd, Fern Mayo stumbles in the girls' panicked attempts to cover up their involvement in Liz's death. What results is a dark, comical Faustian tale of corruption, redemption and makeover madness.

Film Details

MPAA Rating
Release Date
1999
Production Company
Columbia Pictures; Film Kitchen, Inc.
Distribution Company
TriStar Pictures; Cts; Sony Pictures Home Entertainment; Tristar Pictures

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 27m

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Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States January 1999

Released in United States on Video June 22, 1999

Released in United States Winter February 19, 1999

Sophomore directorial feature for Darren Stein, who debuted with "Sparkler".

Released in United States January 1999 (Shown at Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah January 21-31, 1999.)

Released in United States Winter February 19, 1999

Released in United States on Video June 22, 1999