Everything I Learned About Relationships From '90s Teen Films

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Unless you had a really cool Regina George-esque mum, an older sister to spy on or great sex ed (and most of us didn't, let's be honest), you learned about love and relationships like the rest of us – from the great, glossy, OTT, saccharine, angsty rom-coms of the '90s. And unsurprisingly – although at the time we were shook to the core – our awkward experiences of love and sex were never quite as monumental, beautiful and impeccably lit as they were in the movies. That's probably a good thing because in retrospect, these movies gave us some strange, strange advice.

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