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Brat Pack America by Kevin Smokler
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it was amazing
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If you love 80s movies this book is a must read.

If you grew up in the 80s chances are you watched many of these movies on a new VCR; Back to the Future was the first movie I watched on one. It changed how we watched entertainment forever and influenced culture in a variety of ways-lots of them listed in this book.

Besides the movie summaries and how they were platforms for many actors careers, this book also covers the real and sometimes fictional geography of where the stories took place and/or were filmed.

Well researched, narrated, fun and original, I will make my way to the bookstore on my next day off and purchase it.

Highly recommended.
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Reading Progress

March 23, 2017 – Shelved
March 23, 2017 – Shelved as: to-read
May 4, 2017 – Started Reading
May 4, 2017 –
page 90
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May 5, 2017 –
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27.61% "This book is a must read if you are a fan of these movies or of the 80s!"
May 8, 2017 –
page 100
30.67%
May 10, 2017 –
page 200
61.35%
May 12, 2017 – Finished Reading
May 13, 2017 – Shelved as: favorites

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