On Saturday, more than 2 million people turned out for the worldwide women’s march in protest of the actions of President Donald Trump — and some of them drew inspiration from their favorite movies.
It’s National Play-Doh Day, everyone! The 9th annual celebration of creativity is adopting a cinematic theme this year. Since the mere mention of the soft modeling compound brings to mind childhood memories and the scent of opening a fresh canister, just imagine what would happen if that burst of nostalgia were combined with some of your favorite teen movies. Actually, never mind.
It’s a busy time for teen movie anniversaries. “Heathers” is now 25 years old, “Mean Girls” is 10, and “Sixteen Candles” is turning 30… 30! Our high school movie diagram (below) charts out where these classics of youth angst fall on the spectrum of teen movie reality — from the painfully real to the crazily surreal.