REEL 13

Discussion: Wise Guys

Posted: September 2, 2011
Matthew Broderick and Ally Sheedy in War Games

Matthew Broderick and Ally Sheedy in "War Games"

The wise-guy teenager is a frequent feature in coming-of-age films; it’s a way of grafting an adult sensibility onto a life not really ready for adult responsibility. What’s your favorite wise-guy teen movie?

Richard Pena has a fond memory of War Games, starring Matthew Broderick and Ally Sheedy.

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