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2 edition of Smooth talk found in the catalog.

Smooth talk

Joyce Chopra

Smooth talk

by Joyce Chopra

  • 19 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Drama,
  • Teenage girls,
  • Serial murders

  • About the Edition

    Growing up in small-town America, high school sophomore Connie Wyatt is anxious to escape the boredom of family farm life. Connie will find herself in dangerous waters when a flirtatious day out at the mall leads to a meeting with the mysterious and charismatic Arnold Friend.

    Edition Notes

    StatementGoldcrest presents ; an American Playhouse/Nepenthe production ; screenplay by Tom Cole ; producer, Martin Rosen ; director, Joyce Chopra
    ContributionsDern, Laura, actor, Williams, Treat, actor, Place, Mary Kay, actor, Berridge, Elizabeth, 1962- actor, Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938-, Goldcrest Pictures, American Playhouse Theatrical Films, Nepenthe Productions, Olive Films
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1997 .S66 2015
    The Physical Object
    Format[videorecording] /
    Pagination1 videodisc (92 min.)
    Number of Pages92
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26925573M
    OCLC/WorldCa932346351

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Smooth Talk is a American drama film directed by Joyce Chopra, loosely based on Joyce Carol Oates' short story "Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been?", which was in turn inspired by the Tucson murders committed by Charles protagonist and main character, Connie Wyatt, is played by Laura antagonist, Arnold Friend, is played by Treat by: Russ Kunkel, Bill Payne.

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But she wants him back, so his friend Luke Hollister suggests Olivia pretend to have a relationship with him, to make Bennett jealous.4/5. recently i am Smooth talk book exellent book, title "Smooth Talking For Guys +" it was much helpful to me but i am having problem with make woman say what book tell her to say i say line from book but woman not respond to me at all.

she pretend she cannot hear. i say "woman, say 'ha-ha' this point like in book /5(20). The Film Smooth Talk starring Laura Dern, revolves around the same characters from the story Joyce Carol Oates wrote about, but takes a different approach. Smooth Talk is a ninety minute film based on a twelve page short story so it’s a no brainer that scenes were prolonged and added.

Smooth Talk is the adaptation of that work and is pretty well done -- it holds the attention of modern-day teens which is saying something. Even though time has changed technology, the subjects of acceptance and teen-parent relationships is timeless.

It's certainly an "oldie" but had managed to hold onto its relevance (Thanks to Oates)/5(50). Smooth Talk is an exception to this common conception. By keeping the main thematic issues of teenage ignorance and arrogance, and same symbiotic relevance throughout the movie gives the movie the same impact as the book, even though it has additional occurrences.

show more content. Directed by Joyce Chopra. With Treat Williams, Laura Dern, Mary Kay Place, Margaret Welsh. A free-spirited year-old girl flirts with a dangerous stranger in the Northern California suburbs and must prepare herself for the frightening and traumatic consequences/10(K).

Produced for PBS's American Playhouse series, Smooth Talk was given a brief theatrical release before its "official" February 9, TV debut. Laura Dern plays a teenager anxious to experience the pleasures of sexual contact.

Left alone in the family summer cottage when her mother (Mary Kay Place), father (Levon Helm) and sister (Elizabeth Berridge) go shopping, Dern decides to wander into Actors: Treat Williams, Laura Dern, Mary Kay Place.

"Smooth Talk" is not a "teenage movie." It is not, despite its plot, a horror film. It is a study in deviant psychology, and in the power that one person can have over another, especially if one pushes in the direction where the other person is already headed.

Comparison of Smooth Talk to “Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been?” Joyce Carol Oakes’s short story, “Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been?” was written in and twenty years later was made into a movie entitled Smooth Talk, winner of.

Cover to Credits: SMOOTH TALK. "The book was better" is a phrase heard often in conversations about book-to-film adaptations. "Don't judge a book by its movie" is. "Smooth Talk" spends the first half of its run time developing the Dern character, showing her to be a typically (more or less) rebellious, angst-filled, brittle teen who is just discovering boys and dating when an unexpected encounter with a smooth talker (Williams) forces her to.

The shiveringly memorable "Smooth Talk" (Friday at Beverly Cineplex and Brentwood Theatre) may be the first film to get adolescence in America right, down to the last, delicate seismographic tremor.

Smooth Talk, one of such movies is based off of Oates’s short story, “Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been?” “Smooth Talk: Short Story into Film” is an essay response by Joyce Carol Oates to her short story and its movie counterpart in her book, (Woman) Writer: Occasions and Opportunities.

The Smooth Talk welcomes its first guest, Actor & Comedian Matthew Volpe. An atrociously dumb but fun episode with conversations about the current situation of comedy, working social media to your advantage, sketches, skits, scallywags and of course, Steven Seagal.

and Smooth Talk: Short Story Into Film, in The story has also been cited as an inspiration for Rose McGowan's short film Dawn as well as The Blood Brothers' song "The Salesman, Denver Max". References External links. Complete text on Celestial.

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Smooth Talk (December 4/04). Smooth Talk, based on a short story by Joyce Carol Oates, features a pair of fantastic performances from Laura Dern and Treat Williams - but it's impossible to ever become completely engrossed in the film, primarily due to an insurmountably overlong running is particularly noticeable in the film's first hour, which encompassed all of three pages in Oates.

Someone who has a very rare ability to say all the right things at the right time. Even when a situation is not in their favor, by the end of the night their uncanny ability with words has turned a unfavorable situation into an advantage.

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Has Joyce Chopra done the same with Joyce Carol Oates’s short story “Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been?” In her film Smooth Talk, Chopra adds a few scenes with Connie, the main character; the short story, however, only summarizes her lifestyle in a few Size: 60KB.You Will Be So Fly After Reading These 5 Books On How To Smooth Talk.

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