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Whatever Happened to Grown-Ups on Film?

June 24, 2009

Shia LaBeouf, star of this "Transformers: Revenge of The Fallen," without meaning to do so, has become a metaphor for how youth culture — after decades of elbowing its way to the forefront — now almost entirely dominates the culture itself. One day, he was a Disney kid, starring on cable’s “Even Stevens” and in the movie “Holes,” and then suddenly, Steven Spielberg turned him into an action star. Read More