"Teen Movies: American Youth on Screen" is a detailed look at the depiction of teens on film, of the influence they have had in and on film and the different impact that they have had throughout film's history. Timothy Shary looks at the development of the teen movie, the rebellion, the romance, the sex and the horror, up to the modern-day portrayal of ever-changing youth. Films studied include "Rebel Without a Cause" (1955), "Rock Around the Clock" (1956), "The Breakfast Club" (1985), "Scream" (1996) and "American Pie" (1999).
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Author Biography - Timothy Shary
Timothy Shary is Assistant Professor of Screen Studies at Clark University, and the author of Generation Multiplex: The Image of Youth in Contemporary American Cinema (2002).