It’d be incorrect to say there’s never been a movie like Blockers before. It’s a teen sex comedy in the vein of American Pie or Superbad, with a similar focus on teens trying to get laid on prom night.
But it’s certainly true that the specifics of Blockers make it a rarity.
For starters, the horny high schoolers in questions are girls, not boys. The story belongs just as much to their parents, who are desperate to stop them. And the filmmaker at the helm is a woman – Pitch Perfect writer Kay Cannon, making her directorial debut.
“I really wanted to tell the story from a female perspective,” she told Mashable over the phone. “I felt like it hadn’t been told before.” Read more…
‘Blockers’ is the girl-friendly, sex-positive raunchfest we didn’t know we needed
By Angie Han
April 6, 2018 at 07:12AM
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