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R| 1 hr. 27 min.

Plot Summary
When an exclusive clique of teenage socialites accidentally murders their best friend, Liz (Charlotte Roldan), on the morning of her birthday, the three girls responsible -- Courtney (Rose McGowan), Julie (Rebecca Gayheart) and Marcie (Julie Benz) -- conspire to hide the truth. As the trio make over nerdy reject Fern Mayo (Judy Greer) and groom her to take Liz's place, crack police Detective Vera Cruz (Pam Grier) launches an investigation that will turn Reagan High School upside down.

Cast: Rose McGowan , Rebecca Gayheart , Julie Benz , Judy Greer , Chad Christ , Ethan Erickson , Charlotte Roldan , Carol Kane

Director: Darren Stein

Genres: Comedy drama

Distributor: TriStar Pictures

Jawbreaker (1999)

Release Date: February 19th, 1999|1 hr. 27 min.

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critic reviews ( 3 )
fan reviews ( 0 )
  • It's so low it scrapes through the barrel and deep into the earth's core. It's the lowest piece of garbage to hit screens in months. show more

  • An air of self-congratulation hangs over the empty tank of gas called Jawbreaker, as if writer-director Darren Stein just can't wait to dazzle us with the gaudy visuals he's soldered onto a standard-issue black-comedy script. show more

  • Like the candy from which it gets its name, Jawbreaker is fun at the start, but can turn into a chore to complete. show more

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