Essay on Journalism Final Movie Review

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Rachael Theesen
Journalism Final
Pd. 2

Director: Raja Gosnell
Cast: Drew Barrymore, David Arquette, Michael Vartan, and Molly Shannon
Rated: PG-13 (for sex related material and some drug content)
Running Time: 107 minutes
Reel Story: Eight years ago she was a total geek. Now she is back to get it right!

Josie Geller, at the age of 25, she is the youngest Chicago Sun-Times copy editor who has never had a real relationship. Brainy, but plain she is very talented at her job, which requires brain more than writing skills. She desperately wants to become a reporter. As the goody, rude and forceful owner of the paper now wants her and no other to report on an undercover feature story about today's high schools and what teenagers are like.

Josie sees her assignment as a chance to achieve the position she really wants and also an opportunity to redo everything and correct the mistakes she made in high school. She soon enrolls back at South Glen South High and quickly falls back into her own school habits: when she was in high school she was a geek with braces and who was then, known as Josie Grossie, she did not make any friends, she was also humiliated on her prom night by the guy she had a crush on.. Needless to say she was ashamed of her high school days.

Now, with a good and positive job in her life and also with her experiences from a life after school, she tries to fit in as well as possible. She gets a new make over, and with the…