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Movie Review: The recycled teen-movie clichés of Girl Asleep may put you to sleep

It’s unlikely that we’ll ever see another coming-of-age movie made by someone who actually graduated high school in the 1970s, but that won’t stop films from deploying the era’s teenage mores and tacky décor as lazy shorthand for the supposedly universal rites of teenhood. Girl Asleep, adapted by Australia’s Windmill Theatre Company from one of its plays, is one of these after-school special regurgitations.
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