Welcome to “Friday Favorites” which highlight some of my favorite movie-related things.
High School Musical is the sort of film that feels like it was made just for me. I’m sure everyone has a couple of those, that feel like the opening credits should contain the words “This one’s for you!” When I first saw it I was living alone in California, and at the time I watched a lot of the Disney Channel. I would always catch pieces of it, previews for it, or song clips from it, but it was almost a year after it premiered before I finally caught it in its entirety, and I was immediately sucked in. (I went out the next day, bought the DVD, and watched it two more times that night.)
It was the opening song that caught my attention, but what cemented the movie in my brain was the character of Kelsi. Continue reading