The Edge of Seventeen

‘Edge of Seventeen’ Lifts Teen Angst Back to Head of the Class (video)

“Edge Of Seventeen” is an able-bodied companion piece to the triptych of great John Hughes teen comedies–“16 Candles” (1984), “The Breakfast Club” (1985) and “Ferris Bueller’s Day Off” (1986). If Hughes was king of teen angst, then Kelly Fremon Craig is the new pretender to the throne. The cast includes Haley Lu Richardson, Woody Harrelson, Alexander Calvert, Eric Keenleyside, Blake Jenner and Kyra Sedgewick. ...