Strangers with Candy is a 2005 comedy film released by THINKFilm, first screened at the Sundance Film Festival. It serves as a prequel to the TV series of the same name. Among the executive producers was David Letterman.
Jerri Blank: I'm just having some cruel fun at your expense! Jeez, I thought you people had thicker skins than that. You know, fighting those tigers in the jungle and all.
Jerri Blank: Why doesn't anybody like me?
Roger Beekman: What's going on Geoffrey? I have work to do. Why aren't you doing it?
Jerri Blank: Are you the grief counselor?
Grief Counselor Peggy Callas: Oh, god, it never ends. Have a seat. I should tell you up front, each student gets ten minutes, that last student took fifteen, so you get five.
Jerri Blank: Well, that's not fair!
Grief Counselor Peggy Callas: Take it up with Les. He's the one that's frigid.
|Tagline||Going to high school for the first time is always scary... Especially the second time around.|
|Filming Locations||Bayonne High School - Avenue A & 28th Street, Bayonne, New Jersey, USA|
|Sound Mix||Dolby Digital|
|Film Class||Parody/Spoof, Absurd Comedy|
|Mood||Comedy on the Edge|
|Themes||Fish Out of Water, Teachers and Students, Starting Over, High School Life|
|Tones||Raunchy, Sexual, Irreverent, Silly, Biting, Drab, Deadpan|