High School Confidential!

1958, NR, 85 min. Directed by Jack Arnold. Starring Russ Tamblyn, Jan Sterling, John Drew Barrymore, Mamie Van Doren, Diane Jergens, Ray Anthony, Jerry Lee Lewis, Jackie Coogan, Michael Landon.

REVIEWED By Marjorie Baumgarten, Thu., Aug. 2, 2001

Cops, cars, marijuana, and teens. This Fifties exploitation film has Russ Tamblyn as an undercover cop who poses as a high school student in order to root out the evil weed. Jerry Lee Lewis beats the keyboards on the back of a rolling flatbed truck, and Mamie Van Doren thrusts her torpedoes.

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High School Confidential!, Jack Arnold, Russ Tamblyn, Jan Sterling, John Drew Barrymore, Mamie Van Doren, Diane Jergens, Ray Anthony, Jerry Lee Lewis, Jackie Coogan, Michael Landon

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