Mischief (1985)

This entertaining teen comedy is set in the effervescent 1950s and involves the friendship of the introverted, clumsy Jonathan (Doug McKeon) and the nonconformist, extroverted Gene (Chris Nash). Jonathan's main objective is to win over… More

Rated: R
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Release Date: February 8, 1985
DVD Release Date: April 5, 2005
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Paul Attanasio
Washington Post

"Mischief," in other words, is echt teen sex comedy, hitting its marks in the way a skilled carpenter drives home his millionth nail.

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Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

An unremarkable exploration of adolescence.

Kevin Carr
7M Pictures

A must-see for Kelly Preston fans.

Scott Weinberg

Nothing new on the narrative front, but Damski's approach to the mid-50's feel (and the extensive usage of popular songs from the era) helps to keep this amiable comedy afloat.

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David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

...Mischief's characters are likeable and engaging enough to ensure that the movie's raunchier moments feel organic.

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Flixster Audience Score: 66% Flixster User Reviews
Aj V
I really liked this movie, the plot is a simple romantic comedy, but it has all the charm and rebelliousness of a 50s teen flick combined with the fun and… More
Leo L
This is a hilarious movie! Filled with lots of laughter, from beginning to end. Loved it!!
Wu Chouin
Good 80's coming-of-age movie.