okay now that I’ve seen this I finally understand this reference from my favorite show as an early teen
also humphrey bogart is Crusty™️
when she threw all her stuff out the window and the music changed to demi lovato’s “confident” (those beginning trumpets, am I right?), I thought she was going to transform her room into a giant crime solving bulletin board with lists and pictures of the suspects connected with strings BUT ALAS my aesthetic did not appear in this film.
I had extremely low expectations for this movie given the trailer and the fact it was written by five men. FIVE. plus, it centers around three high school girls trying to “lose their virginity” (a problematic social/societal construct) on prom night. this all seemed like a recipe for disaster to me going into the screening.
what I did not expect was the film’s female director, all the diverse family dynamics, the poc and queer representation (though the gay character’s storyline…