Valley Girl (1983) :: MOTD


Valley Girl (1983)
Written by Wayne Crawford and Andrew Lane
Directed by Martha Coolidge


[shouting over the noise just as the music ends] “So, when can I see you again?” ~ Randy

[embarassed] “Gee, Randy… why don’t you wait until the end of the evening to say these things?” ~ Julie

It’s how I feel. It’s what I want.” ~ Randy

I‘m here with you now.” ~ Julie


I Melt With You montage

Sometimes on days when I’m sad, like today, I need a heavy dose of “Valley Girl”. And some days, like today, I realize Randy is the character I relate to the most in this movie…especially in the quotes above. I’m often that person, saying what I want – maybe too quickly, maybe in too big of strokes – and feeling things big.

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Los Angeles writer, dreamer and gypsy soul who harbors an obsessive love of music and lyrics, and writes about them with passion and insight, as well as sometimes waxing poetic on books, films and travel.

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