Tag: Rory Cochrane

Celebrity Crushes (From My Teen Years)

Posted May 11, 2021 by Brin in Remembering My Teen Years / 1 Comment
Celebrity Crushes (From My Teen Years)

Remembering My Teen Years: Celebrity Crushes I tend to be a very nostalgic person – that’s probably why I started collecting vintage YA books a few years ago and why I return to my favourite books, movies, and television shows over and over again. I saw the trailer for Kid 90 (the documentary directed, produced, and starring Soleil Moon Frye – most well-known for her iconic role in Punky Brewster) […]

Damn the Man – Save the Empire!

Posted February 26, 2014 by Brin in Discussion Posts / 2 Comments
Damn the Man – Save the Empire!

Probably my favourite teen film of the 1990s, Empire Records had a distinctly profound effect on me. Released in 1995, the film is a day in the life of the various teenage/young adult misfits working in the Empire Records music store, along with long-suffering manager Joe (played by Anthony LaPaglia). Boasting future stars such as Renee Zellweger, Liv Tyler and Ethan Embry when they were young and fresh-faced, and also […]