Fast Times at Ridgemont High Image

Generally favorable reviews - based on 13 Critics

User Score

Universal acclaim- based on 15 Ratings

Summary: Follows a group of high school students growing up in southern California, based on the real-life adventures chronicled by Cameron Crowe. Stacy Hamilton and Mark Ratner are looking for a love interest, and are helped along by their older classmates, Linda Barrett and Mike Damone, respectively. The center of the film is held by Jeff Spicoli, a perpetually stoned surfer dude who faces off with the resolute Mr. Hand, who is convinced that everyone is on dope.
Runtime: 90 min
Production: Universal Pictures
Genres: Drama, Comedy, Romance, Music
Country: USA
Language: English
Home Release Date: Dec 21, 1999
Director Credit
Amy Heckerling Director
Writer Credit
Cameron Crowe Screenplay
Principal Cast Credit
Sean Penn Jeff Spicoli
Cast Credit
Amanda Wyss Lisa
Blair Tefkin Pat Bernardo
Brian Backer Mark 'Rat' Ratner
D.W. Brown Ron Johnson
Forest Whitaker Charles Jefferson
Jennifer Jason Leigh Stacy Hamilton
Judge Reinhold Brad Hamilton
Kelli Maroney Cindy
Phoebe Cates Linda Barrett
Ray Walston Mr. Hand
Robert Romanus Mike Damone
Scott Thomson Arnold
Tom Nolan Dennis Taylor
Vincent Schiavelli Mr. Vargas
Producer Credit
Art Linson Producer
C.O. Erickson Executive Producer
Irving Azoff Producer Movie title data, credits, and poster art provided by: