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A group of high-school friends must come to terms with the fact that one of them, Samson, killed another, Jamie. Faced with the brutality of death, each must decide whether to turn their friend in to the police, or to help him escape the consequences of his dreadful deed.

MPAA Rating R

Status Released

Release Date 1986-08-27

Runtime 99 minutes

Budget $19m


TMDB 6.6


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elithealien shared a tip "Keanu Reeves - really young! Twisted plot"

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monique_contreras shared a tip "Rotten Tomatoes named it the "darkest teen film of all time.""

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bob_williams_2309 shared a tip "Disaffected teens."

marcie_lamark shared a tip "One of Keanu’s best. It was controversial when it came out, so I don’t feel it got the recognition it deserved."

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