Fifteen and pregnant! Riding in Cars With Boys ($7) follows 20 years in the life of Bev, a 15-year-old girl who dreams of becoming a writer in 1963. The movie starts with Bev getting pregnant at 15 and follows her through welfare, parenthood with a heroin-addicted husband, and semiadult resentment as her teenaged son takes priority over her ultimate goal of finishing college and publishing her memoir. You'll laugh. You'll cry. You'll love it.
Riding in Cars With Boys (2001)