Just One of the Guys Movie Review Summary

Actors: Joyce Hyser, Clayton Rohner, Billy Jayne

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A female high school student named Terry learns she did not get an internship job at a Chicago newspaper because she was a girl. Because all she ever wanted to be was a writer, she decides to cut her hair and change her style of clothes and transfer to another high school posing as a boy.
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Terry runs into a problem that her boyfriend is not very happy with this change. As she attends her new high school, so befriends a quite nerdy guy. As she tries to hook him up with the popular girl in school, she decides she no longer wants to be with her boyfriend and falls in love with her new friend.
She tries to make her decision of love as she attempts to convince everybody she is really a he.
The review of this Movie prepared by Adam Tobias

Terry (Joyce Hyser) is a beautiful, intelligent teenage girl who wants to be taken seriously by men. She feels that she loses a journalism competition because she is a female. To prove it, she goes undercover as a teenage boy at another school. Terry finds out what its like to be a guy. But then she starts to fall for her new best friend, who thinks she really is a guy. This movie is funny and touching.
The review of this Movie prepared by Danielle Petty

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Plot & Themes

Comedy, primarily    -   Yes Time/era of movie:    -   1980's-1999 Polit/Social/Race/Gender activism    -   Yes Plotlet:    -   women's rights Comedy or Parody about    -   s/he is a he/she How much humor v. drama    -   Mostly humor, but some serious drama

Main Character

Identity:    -   Female    -   An "It". Profession/status:    -   student Age:    -   a teen Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White American


United States    -   Yes The US:    -   West City?    -   Yes Small town?    -   Yes Misc setting    -   school

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   no torture/death Sex/nudity in movie?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   kissing    -   seeing breasts    -   sex under blankets Any profanity?    -   Occasional swearing

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