Imagine if you could go back in time and address the mistakes of high school? Talk to those people who you wished you could have been more friendly too? Give it back to the jerks and big mouths that made life in high school difficult? Love the ones that are no more?
Well, this is one of the many issues and themes presented in Peggy Sue Got Married 1986. It is the third movement to America's 80s time travel cinema, the first movement was Somewhere in Time 1980 and the second was Back to the Future 1985.
But Peggy Sue Got Married is from a grown woman's point of view. Less the science fiction, and more the matters of the heart are the key themes of Peggy Sue Got Married 1986.
Although the sixties are thought as a time of change the early part of the sixties were no different from the fifties. However the cultural shift during the late sixties was intense as it gets. Since the late sixties no other culture shift has been as massive as a change in the role of women and minorities in the United States.
Of vexillological note, the US and California State flag appear in the film from "1960." Note the US flag would only have 48 stars on it, since Hawaii and Alaska were not yet included.
I WISHED I WOULD HAVE BEEN NICER TO YOU AND LOVED YOU MORE WHEN I HAD THE CHANCE....Peggy Sue