Welcome back to The Shelf, a film review podcast about the physical media we carry with us. This week, Nic and Hannah discuss the seminal 1980’s high school comedy Fast Times at Ridgemont High. Does this movie hold up? Is it cool to be a method actor? Does everyone think this movie is that movie where Matthew McConaughey says that thing he says? What’s the deal with smoking in movie theaters? Find out the answers to these questions and more on this episode of The Shelf!
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Hannah Noël (she/her/hers) is a performer, writer, fan girl, dog mom, and anti-violence activist from the Bay Area, California, currently residing in New York. She believes in the power of stories to change the world.