Telling the story of Nickelodeon's humble origins deep into the SNICK years.
You Can’t Do That On Television, Clarissa Explains It All, Double Dare, The Adventures of Pete & Pete, Doug, Rugrats… If you recognise any of these titles, you probably grew up watching Nickelodeon, the cable-television network devoted to kids that launched almost 40 years ago.
Beginning as a small local channel, visionary leadership led to its rapid growth into a global phenomenon. The Orange Years is a nostalgic and entertaining look back at the early years of the youth-oriented network that broke all the rules to let kids enjoy being kids.
“I loved every second of this movie.”
“Informative, lively, entertaining.”
“Will bring back a ton of memories.”
“A warm-hearted trip back to the early ‘80s-‘90s.”
THE DAILY BEAST
“Guaranteed to push all of your nostalgia buttons.”
"Filmmakers Scott Barber and Adam Sweeney do a great job of capturing what made these Nickelodeon shows special.”
“Anyone who loved or loves Nick owes it to themselves to watch, though anyone curious about the making of classic entertainment would do well to give it a look.”