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Old Enough

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Two young girls discover friendship and their own blossoming sexuality in this sensitive, gently humorous coming of age portrait. 12 year old Lonnie (Sarah Boyd) had barely glimpsed the world beyond her parents' upper-class New York townhouse, until Karen (Rainbow Harvest), streetwise at 14, reveals an exhilarating, unseen side of city life.

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Sarah Boyd......who's performance as Lonnie is beautifully shaded and controlled throughout.........who's smile could light the darkest corner of a critic's heart...she'll be someone to watch in coming years --Jay Sharbutt, L.A Times

just about every scene ring of authenticity....the result is a warm and friendly comedy with lots of lore and even a little wisdom about the tough years of early adolescence. --David Sterritt Christian Science Monitor

OLD ENOUGH is....a highly watchable, fast moving, and funny film. In it's handling of youngsters, indeed, it mostly resembles the early Trauffaut. --Jill Forbes, Monthly

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Product Details

  • Actors: Alyssa Milano, Danny Aiello, Sarah Boyd, Rainbow Harvest, Neill Barry
  • Directors: Marisa Silver
  • Format: Multiple Formats, Color, NTSC, Widescreen
  • Language: English
  • Region: All Regions
  • Number of discs: 1
  • Rated: PG (Parental Guidance Suggested)
  • Studio: Scorpion Entertainment
  • DVD Release Date: April 27, 2010
  • Run Time: 92 minutes
  • Average Customer Review: 3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (14 customer reviews)
  • ASIN: B00347ZXLW
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #136,410 in Movies & TV (See Top 100 in Movies & TV)
  • Learn more about "Old Enough" on IMDb

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7 of 7 people found the following review helpful By Rydia Skylar on January 14, 2014
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As someone who loves the 80's and nearly grew up in them, (I was 5 when this movie came out), Old Enough has the exact perfect mixture of plot, acting, and scenery to make it an 80's favorite. My sister and I watched this again and again. We were fascinated by both worlds, Lonnie's somewhat disconnected high-brow family, and Karen's trashier yet more loving household. If you love the 80's like me this will not disappoint. It's also great to see all the branding of the various companies we all liked back then.
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9 of 11 people found the following review helpful By Nyobi on February 2, 2007
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I remember seeing this movie long ago and I loved it just as much as the last time I saw it. Having a daughter myself now, it's a great way to introduce subjects such as peer pressure, sex, etc..

It's a coming of age movie about a sheltered upper middle class preteen girl that meets a street smart lower class teenage girl who's had it rough in life. Their freindship is like night and day and extremely emotional because of their very different home lives. Over the span of one summer, they both discover the true meaning of friendship.
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4 of 5 people found the following review helpful By Jeffrey H. Schmidt on June 22, 2011
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So happy this little 'coming of age' gem finally made it to DVD. I was worried initially, that the image quality was going to be poor, but the many positive reviews on Amazon convinced me to take the plunge. The transfer looks great, and this 1983 indie film looks better now than I've ever seen it before. Like many other fans of this movie, I was first introduced to this film via it's many airings on cable TV, starting back in the mid 80's. I enjoyed it then, but now I love the movie. It's a simple story about a complicated time of life. The film is a window to the past, which captures the look of people then, the sights and sounds, and a style and pace of film making that's not seen these days.

Sarah Boyd's portrayal of Lonnie is wonderful, beautiful to watch. She captured something so precious, yet subtle and intangible, that it nearly defies any meaningful description. It's the mystery of girls. As far as I know, this is the only film she ever made as an actor, though I know she continues in the business as an editor. I really love her in this, and I dearly wish she would have continued to act, but then the fact that she didn't, makes this movie even more unique and precious.
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By Laura B. on February 20, 2015
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Great little independent films--one of my favorites from year and years ago.
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By K. Dyer on December 7, 2014
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Easy watching. Good film to relax too.
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By gary burbrink on December 6, 2014
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GOOD MOVIE
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0 of 1 people found the following review helpful By SallyAnna on August 13, 2011
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The movie itself is not a great film, & there are parts that just seem confused & bizarre. But it's not a bad movie either & there is definately some entertainment in it
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