Similarities have been drawn between Jawbreaker and the film Mean Girls. Not enough here that’s new. The New York Times. A laugh-a-thon that doesn’t try to take itself TOO seriously, and remembering that is a good thing. The transformation is so complete, Courtney introduces Fern as the beautiful exchange student “Vylette”. The distinctive costumes were designed by Vikki Barrett, who drew on s and s -era fashion trends blended with fetishistic elements like lycra skirts, all in bright, candy-like colors to evoke the jawbreaker.

As McGowan’s character Courtney says in the opening scene, “Take a long, hard look in the mirror, girls. Their plan goes awry when the girl accidentally swallows the jawbreaker, choking to death. I’m sorry this stall is reserved. Everything about the film is so smart, and I love all of the attention to detail director Darren Stein paid to everything. If you aren’t familiar, the plot is as follows: Vice magazine called the film a “teen classic” when it published a retrospective in titled “Perverting the Youth of America: In response, Courtney and Marcie post enlarged yearbook photos of Fern Mayo all over the school with the message “Who is Vylette” written on them, revealing Vylette’s true identity and leaving her humiliated by the entire school. Julie takes pity on Fern and forgives her for being corrupted by Courtney.

Courtney tries to fabricate a story that Liz died at the hands of a rapist. Well, you get the phat movie Jawbreaker, a good movie which really lets Rebecca Gayheart and Rose McGowen shine like the stars they are!

Aj V Super Reviewer. May 26, Rating: I’m not even completely doing it justice in this write-up. William Katt as Mr.



Everything about the film is so smart, and I love all of the attention to detail director Darren Stein paid to everything. Archived from the original on January 7, The Musical, based on the film “Jawbreaker,” Sept.

I mean, I’m reading too far into this. Soles and William Katt also appeared in.

Jawbreaker () – Full Cast & Crew – IMDb

Not quite a satire, not quite an homage, Jawbreaker falls into a third category: Darren Stein, the writer and director of movke original film, will write and produce the series.

Make-Up Monger 2 Maya Ford Claudine Claudio as Drama Student No. The cool and calculating Courtney tries to cover the crime but is found out by school geek Fern Mayo. Post Share on Facebook. Many pointed out the heavy plagiarism from the cult-classic Heathers. Superstar 2 Rebecca Street Alexis Smart as Superstar No. The only good thing about Jawbreaker is The Donnas.

High School Student uncredited Bob Tennent Jeff Conaway as Marcie’s Father. The Stranger Carol Kane Rachel Winfree as English Teacher. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Retrieved December 20, Donna Pieroni as Cooking Teacher.

I do think it’s quite special. She stumbles upon the three girls at Liz’s house trying to arrange her body in bed.

You omvie help by adding to it. Drama Student 1 Jessica Gaynes At fictional Reagan High School, these are the times of feeling awkward and discovering who you are while trying to fit in with everyone else. It’s one of the last great teen comedies of the 90s, and it’s a dark comedy similar to Heathers. The transformation is so complete, Courtney introduces Fern as the beautiful exchange student “Vylette”.


Jawbreaker () – IMDb

Dane Sanders Tatyana Ali Ina musical adaptation of Fsrn was made starring starring Elizabeth Gillies as Courtney Shayne. Its over Courtney Julie Freeman: Meanwhile, Julie is at home going through a bag of Liz’s belongings that were given to fernn.

Julie snaps a picture of Courtney to immortalize the occasion. Fern attempts to flee the house, but the girls catch her and Courtney buys her silence by accepting her into the clique, telling her to take Liz’s place, despite Julie’s protests.

It’s a tired lousy movie, a terrible twosome that deserves your heartfelt indifference. Related News The Plane! McGowan’s Courtney Shayne has become something of a pop culture icon on social media, [12] with TribecaFilm.

Find showtimes, watch trailers, browse photos, track your Watchlist and rate your favorite movies and TV shows on your phone or tablet! Log in with Facebook. Don’t have an account? Before the film could be released, the MPAA objected to a graphic sex-scene between McGowan’s and Marilyn Manson’s characters, which had to be cut down to give the film an R rating instead of an NC Jawbreaker is a American black comedy film written and directed by Darren Stein.

Throughout the film, Fern—who soon became known as Vylette—typically stuck to a pink color palette.