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* ArtisticLicenseCars: Vivian's dad is broke because Oldsmobile's gas-guzzlers aren't selling. In 1976 the Oldsmobile Cutlass was the best-selling car in America.

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* ArtisticLicenseCars: Vivian's car-salesman dad is broke because Oldsmobile's gas-guzzlers aren't selling. In 1976 the Oldsmobile Cutlass was the best-selling car in America.

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** In the uncensored version, you see her boldly open her robe and flash her boobs at the driver.


''Slums of Beverly Hills'' is a 1998 American comedy film that follows fourteen-year-old Vivian, her brothers, and perpetually broke father as they apartment hop through the affluent neighborhood in order for the kids to keep attending the prestigious High schools.

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''Slums of Beverly Hills'' is a 1998 American comedy film that follows fourteen-year-old Vivian, her brothers, and perpetually broke father as they apartment hop through the affluent neighborhood in order for the kids to keep attending the prestigious High high schools.


* TheirFirstTime[-/-]AutoErotica: Vivian and Eliot

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* TheStoner: Vivian's oldest brother Ben and Eliot
* TheirFirstTime[-/-]AutoErotica: Vivian and Eliotloses her virginity to Eliot in his car while picking up her cousin from nursing school.


* IHaveBrothers: Vivian's explanation for hiding her breasts and wearing boys' clothes


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* RaisedByDudes[=/=]IHaveBrothers: Vivian's explanation for hiding her breasts and wearing boys' clothes

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* ArtisticLicenseCars: Vivian's dad is broke because Oldsmobile's gas-guzzlers aren't selling. In 1976 the Oldsmobile Cutlass was the best-selling car in America.

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* ManChild: Rita


* TheirFirstTime [-/-]AutoErotica: Vivian and Eliot

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* TheirFirstTime [-/-]AutoErotica: TheirFirstTime[-/-]AutoErotica: Vivian and Eliot


* IHaveBrothers: Vivian's explanation for hiding her breasts and wearing boys' clothes



* TheirFirstTime: Vivian and Eliot

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* TheirFirstTime: TheirFirstTime [-/-]AutoErotica: Vivian and Eliot


* BookEnds: "I'm in the mood for steak for breakfast".



* HollywoodCalifornia: The film features a poor family who live in cheap apartments in the rich Beverly Hills area so the children can attend the well-funded local schools.

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* HollywoodCalifornia: The film features a poor family who live lives in cheap apartments in the rich Beverly Hills area so the children can attend the well-funded local schools.


* SheIsAllGrownUp: Puberty hits Vivian fast and hard, that she almost grows enormous breasts overnight.

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* SheIsAllGrownUp: Puberty hits Vivian fast and hard, that she almost grows enormous breasts overnight.overnight.
* TheirFirstTime: Vivian and Eliot

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* TheSeventies: The film is set in 1976 and the reason the family is broke is because the father (a car salesman) can't sell more due to the Energy Crisis.

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* JewishAmericanPrincess: Rita has elements of this.
* PigLatin: Vivian and Rita communicate in Iddiga, [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KEcoDiRfK7k with subtitles.]]
* ScholarshipStudent: Subverted. While the schools in the 90210 area code seem to be public, the protagonist's father keeps moving around within the district so his kids can attend what he considers to be "better" schools than the ones in poorer areas.


* HitchhikersLeg: Marissa Tomei's character gets a ride from a trucker by standing in the middle of the road and opening her bathrobe. The headlights shining through the robe suggested nothing underneath.

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* HitchhikersLeg: Marissa Tomei's character gets a ride from a trucker by standing in the middle of the road and opening her bathrobe. The headlights shining through the robe suggested nothing underneath.underneath.
* HollywoodCalifornia: The film features a poor family who live in cheap apartments in the rich Beverly Hills area so the children can attend the well-funded local schools.
* ItCameFromBeverlyHills: Having "Beverly Hills" in the title certainly provides some leverage at the box office.
* SheIsAllGrownUp: Puberty hits Vivian fast and hard, that she almost grows enormous breasts overnight.


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What then follows is Vivian basically babysitting the twenty-nine-year-old cousin and making sure she stays clean. But Vivian is much more interested in hanging out with the neighbor boy, Eliot and desperately wants her family to not be so embarrassing.

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What then follows is Vivian basically babysitting the twenty-nine-year-old cousin and making sure she stays clean. But Vivian is much more interested in hanging out with the neighbor boy, Eliot and desperately wants her family to not be so embarrassing.embarrassing.

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* HitchhikersLeg: Marissa Tomei's character gets a ride from a trucker by standing in the middle of the road and opening her bathrobe. The headlights shining through the robe suggested nothing underneath.

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