You turn on your television. You eventually notice you don't want to watch anything that's on. You need to see something new and different...or rather something old and different!
The Teen film genre really exploded in popularity post World War II. Teen angst, first love, hot rods, drive-ins, beach parties and of course Rock and Roll were the pillars of these 40s, 50s and 60s films. The advent of Television brought on the more outrageous Teen Horror / Comedy films.