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New Port South / Touchstone Pictures and Consolidated Fiction, a Touchstone Pictures presentation, a John Hughes production ; producers, Billy Higgins, John Hughes ; writer, James Hughes ; director, Kyle Cooper.

Higgins, Billy. (Added Author). Hughes, John, 1950-2009 (Added Author). Hughes, James. (Added Author). Cooper, Kyle. (Added Author). Field, Todd. (Added Author). Christ, Chad. (Added Author). Christy, Kevin. (Added Author). Estes, Will, 1978- (Added Author). George, Melissa. (Added Author). Sandow, Nick. (Added Author). Shannon, Mike. (Added Author). Shields, Blake. (Added Author). Salem, Dahlia. (Added Author). Ruiz-Anchía, Juan. (Added Author). Jordan, Lawrence. (Added Author). Eshelman, Melinda. (Added Author). Ahmad, Maher. (Added Author). Directed by Kyle Cooper. (Cast).

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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 96 min.)) : sound, color
  • Publisher: [United States] : Touchstone Pictures : 2001.

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Restrictions on Access Note: Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Directed by Kyle Cooper.
Participant or Performer Note: Todd Field, Chad Christ, Kevin Christy, Will Estes, Melissa George, Nick Sandow, Mike Shannon, Blake Shields, Dahlia Salem.
Summary, etc.: An impressionable senior at New Port South High School in the northern suburbs of Illinois, bored in his goody-goody surroundings, thinks he's uncovered a cover-up concerning a senior of a couple of years ago who were thrown out of school and put in a insane asylum. Using the story of the mistreated student to rally the other students at school, he leads a revolution against the teachers, only to end up as crazy as the student he champions.
Target Audience Note: Rated PG-13.
System Details Note: Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: High school students > United States > Drama.
Revolutions > Drama.
High schools > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.

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