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Offline Justin Kissel

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Dazed and Confused
« on: October 22, 2012, 01:30:46 AM »
I never understood why so many people like this movie. At least with Fast Times at Ridgemont High I can sorta see the appeal.
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Re: Dazed and Confused
« Reply #1 on: October 22, 2012, 01:44:00 AM »
Gonna disagree with you on this one. I think Dazed and Confused is much better than "Fast Times". It's one of my favorite movies man!  :)

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Re: Dazed and Confused
« Reply #2 on: October 22, 2012, 09:47:36 AM »

Never watched either one...actually, never even heard of the "Dazed and Confused".
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Re: Dazed and Confused
« Reply #3 on: October 22, 2012, 10:02:08 AM »
I always think of the creepy line from Matthew McConaughey's character in Dazed and Confused when I see a guy in his 20s hanging out with high school students: "That's what I love about these high school girls, man. I get older, they stay the same age."
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