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Better Off Dead

The first feature film of director Savage Steve Holland comes from the scattershot school of comedy and plays like the disjointed daydream of a bored teenage boy. John Cusack is a high schooler so in love with his girl friend Amanda Wyss that he has pictur… (more)

Released: 1985

Rating: PG

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01:27 — A lovesick teenager has a difficult time dealing with his eccentric family and the fact that his girlfriend has left him for another guy. Many witty m (more…)
(Movie Clip) Nasal Spray
Lane (John Cusack) with drug fiend pal Charles (Curtis Armstrong) deliberates another attempt at skiing the K-12 to win back his girlfriend, in writer (more…)
(Movie Clip) We Skate
Lane (John Cusack) in the cafeteria has a cartoon encounter with his ex then makes a play for Chris (Tina Littlewood), who dates the basketball team, (more…)
(Movie Clip) What A Hunk!
Evil Stalin (Aaron Dozier) skis the K-12, mocks Lane (John Cusack) and Charles (Curtis Armstrong), then moves in on Beth (Amanda Wyss), early in Bette (more…)

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  • Released: 1985
  • Rating: PG
  • Review: The first feature film of director Savage Steve Holland comes from the scattershot school of comedy and plays like the disjointed daydream of a bored teenage boy. John Cusack is a high schooler so in love with his girl friend Amanda Wyss that he has pictur… (more)

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