The movies have conveyed adolescent rebellion and anomie from the very beginning, but the subject began to come into its own with Nicholas Ray’s 1955 classic “Rebel Without a Cause.” Here’s a Top 10 list of Streampix’s top teenage wasteland flicks.
There’s much to be gleaned from a perusal of Streampix’s movie collection, a chance to catch up on some old classics, or check out something you’ve read about, but never seen.
The queen of teen drama Molly Ringwald isn’t shying away from her classic ’80s persona — she’s even making a new show about it. Ringwald is developing a new series for Lifetime, in which she’ll star and serve as executive producer, reports Variety. In the untitled project, Ringwald will play an adult whose personality is […]
ABC Family has canceled “Secret Life of the American Teenager” after five seasons, with the final 12 episodes airing in March 2013.
An awful lot of people who are old enough to drink are watching the teen drama ‘Pretty Little Liars.’ The mystery soap opera’s second half of its first season premiered Monday night to its highest ratings yet. 4.2 million people tuned in to find out whether Hanna survived being hit by a car in the […]
Molly Ringwald stars in one of the best series on TV, ABC Family’s ‘The Secret Life of the American Teenager.” But she also stars in a new book, her own book, in fact, titled, ‘Getting the Pretty Back: Friendship, Family, and Finding the Perfect Lipstick.” Formerly pretty in pink herself, Ringwald wants every woman to […]
[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/The-Breakfast-Club/26058/663448504/The-Breakfast-Club/embed 580 476] The Breakfast Club tells the story of five teenagers from various levels on the social ladder locked in Saturday detention together under the watchful eye of the hardassed Principal Vernon (Paul Gleason), and the life-changing experience that follows for rich girl Molly Ringwald, outcast rebel Judd Nelson, brainy nerd Anthony Michael […]
[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/Sixteen-Candles/23036/597194786/Sixteen-Candles/embed 580 476] In memory of the late, great John Hughes, here is a collection of clips from his directorial debut, Sixteen Candles, which redefined what teen movies could be in 1984 and launched the careers of Molly Ringwald and Anthony Michael Hall. Watch them and remind yourself why his work stood out from […]
Baby news that’s twice as nice for Molly Ringwald: The 41-year-old actress gave birth to a boy and a girl on Friday, July 10th. Fraternal twins Roman Stylianos and Adele Georgiana join big sister Mathilda Ereni, who’s 5. The ’80s sweetheart married Panio Gianopoulos, a Greek writer, in 2007. Ringwald–who currently plays a grandmother on […]
For the second season of “The Secret Life of the American Teenager,” producers of ABC Family’s pregnancy-themed hit faced the prospect of star Molly Ringwald’s real-life expectancy. “It was a question of whether or not they would write it in, and I said I didn’t want to go through a full season of walking around […]