Director Amy Heckerling has failed to provide the raunch or poignancy that would interest young moviegoers, all of whom have seen American Graffiti and its 467 imitators. Ridgemont High? A nice place to visit, but who would want to transfer there?
The students at this high school are privileged and don't know it, they live in a world that doesn't really exist - of which they are CLUELESS. Loads of great one-liners to keep me watching this again and again. \"Do You Drink?\" \"Huh?\" \" I'm not offering, I'm asking.\"---- \"If you get my daughter in trouble, I have a forty-five and a shovel, and you don't look like you'd be missed.\"