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Beyond Clueless (2014)




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Beyond Clueless is a dizzying journey into the mind, body and soul of the teen movie, as seen through the eyes of over 200 modern coming-of-age classics.

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Critic Reviews for Beyond Clueless

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Teen film genre docu features sex, profanity, violence.

June 2, 2015 | Rating: 2/5 | Full Review…

If the revered works of 80s auteur John Hughes...gave teenagers a fresh, honest voice, Beyond Clueless teaches us that the life, loves and psychology of the turn-of-the-century teen were a harder-to-define mix of individualism, alienation and rebellion.

February 9, 2015 | Full Review…

Beyond Clueless may be messy in places but it's also strange, occasionally disorienting and full of flashes of madness. Not unlike adolescence itself.

February 2, 2015 | Full Review…

Claims to celebrate 200 classic American coming-of-age movies from the past 20 years or so, but really amounts to little more than a barrage of clips stitched together.

January 29, 2015 | Rating: 2/5 | Full Review…

It's an auspicious debut, a wry but serious and passionate cine-essay ...

January 26, 2015 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…

The central arguments about the codified rules of high-school interaction lack focus and (most importantly) context, pinballing around with plenty of bell-ringing pizzazz but precious little analytical bite.

January 25, 2015 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…

Audience Reviews for Beyond Clueless

Baby director Charlie Lyne is a mere twenty-four years young, but the guy has already found his footing in the world of film. A constant contributor to faire such as Buzzfeed, Vice, and The Guardian, Lyne understands the complexities and nuances of modern filmmaking as well as the nostalgia that we millennials crave. In his first full-length film Lyne tackles the teen genre of filmmaking, ranging from comedy, to horror, to drama, looking to the undercurrent that threads together all these films for the core teen audience. Read more at

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