Summer School

When I was in high school, there was perhaps no scarier thing out there than the possibility of having to attend summer school. It probably could’ve made a good premise for a horror movies. That’s not the route Hollywood chose to go, though. Instead, we got a high school comedy directed by a veteran of…

Zapped!

I’ve known a lot of people with unique names. I have a cousin named Coke, I went to school with a guy named Helmuth, and I know a kid named Talon…but never in my life have I known a Chachi. I dare say, there may be only one Chachi in the world. The one loved…

My Tutor

One of the go-to plot devices in the 80’s was the one about teenage boys on a quest to lose their virginity. Even if these films weren’t big money makers at the box office, they lived forever on late night cable TV. In today’s film, that quest becomes much easier for one young man when…