The wild world of adolescence has rarely been captured with as sharp an observational eye as in this frank spin on the teen comedy by director Amy Heckerling and screenwriter Cameron Crowe, launching hugely successful film careers for both.
|Series||Criterion collection ; 1075.|
High school students
-- California, Southern
-- 20th century
Teenagers -- Drama.
California, Southern -- Drama.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
|Publisher|| [New York] :The Criterion Collection,2021
|Edition||Two-DVD special edition, Widescreen.|
Linson, Art, film producer.
Azoff, Irving, film producer.
Heckerling, Amy, film director.
Penn, Sean, 1960- actor.
Leigh, Jennifer Jason, 1962- actor.
Reinhold, Judge, 1957- actor.
Cates, Phoebe, actor.
Backer, Brian, 1956- actor.
Romanus, Robert, actor.
Walston, Ray, 1917-2001, actor.
Criterion Collection (Firm), publisher.
Sean Penn, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Judge Reinhold, Phoebe Cates, Brian Backer, Robert Romanus, Ray Walston.
In English; with English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH).
Title from container.
Based on the novel by Cameron Crowe.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1982.
Special features: Audio commentary from 1999; television version of the film; new conversation with Heckerling and Crowe; Reliving out "Fast times at Ridgemont High"; a 1999 documentary featuring interviews with cast and crew; Audio discussion from 1982 with Heckerling at The American Film Institute; essay by Dana Stevens and more.
DVD; NTSC; region 1; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Audio 5.1 surround.
2 videodiscs (89 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.