#9 Fast Times at Ridgemont High (1982)
Already on Mr. Hand’s shit list, Jeff Spicoli (Sean Penn) seems to be unusually attentive in class for once. In fact, it’s the first time he’s made it to class before the bell during the course of the movie. The reason? He’s ordered a pizza to the class. The look of ecstatic joy on his face when it arrives and the disappointment as Mr. Hand outsmarts him and shares the pizza with the class is almost like a perfect metaphor for the ups and downs of life as we know it. It’s just as brilliant today.