Do midterms have you feeling bummed? Are you at the point in the semester where you see no light at the end of the tunnel? Here at the Media Library we have that flicker of hope that may just keep you going. If you’re looking for some happy-go-lucky films that’ll help you through some mid-semester blues, you are on the right blog!
Ferris Bueller’s Day Off – DVD 443
Ferris Bueller is a high school cool guy who develops an elaborate plan to skip school with his two friends. Endlessly uplifting for anyone who opposes The Man and just wants to have fun.
The Breakfast Club – DVD 2620
Five vastly different high school kids meet in detention and realize they have a lot more in common than originally thought.
Battle Royale – DVD 1556
Set in the future, a group of 9th grade kids from a Japanese high school get taken to an island by the government and are forced to fight and kill each other. A great film to watch when you’re getting tired of school because at least you’re not forced to fight to the death!
Legally Blonde – DVD 3621
When sorority sister Elle Woods is dumped by her boyfriend, she sets out on a mission to become a student at Harvard Law. Truly a tale of inspiration.
Freaks and Geeks – DVD 2829 v.1-6
A high school mathlete starts hanging out with a group of burnouts while her younger brother navigates his freshman year.
– By Chloe Flores, Student Assistant, UNT Media Library