Tag Archive: Angst

An introspective Willow Smith is trying to find out “where she stands” in the world.

The 13-year-old daughter of Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith recently pulled out of a remake of the movie musical Annie so she could take a breather — and take stock of her life.

“I just wanted to chill, and be at home, and decompress, and just find out what I wanna… Continue reading Teen Angst? Willow Smith Takes A Show Biz Break ‘To Find Out Where I Stand On This Planet’

Actor Ezra Miller is laying on a king-sized bed — puffy white comforter over half his body, shirt unbuttoned, Sigur Ros playing on his iPod dock — waxing poetic about the fact that he’s conducting all of his interviews in promotion for his latest film, “The Perks of Being a Wallflower,” from the comfort of his own mattress. “If we could bring more beds to conflict zones, it could be… Continue reading Ezra Miller, 'Perks Of Being A Wallflower' Star, On Teen Angst And The Importance Of Beds

Teen Angst — The Twisted Version

Better Off DeadThe pain, the awkwardness, and the occasional triumphs of growing up have been fodder for any number of movies, but two teen classics, both available for the first time on Blu-Ray, give this weathered genre some interesting twists.

Better Off Dead (CBS DVD/Paramount Home Entertainment) stars John Cusack as a high schooler so devastated after getting dumped… Continue reading DVD Obscura: From '80s Teen Angst to Underloved Disney Animation