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Gordie, Chris, Teddy and Vern are four friends who decide to hike to find the corpse of Ray Brower, a local teenager, who was hit by a train while plucking blueberries in the wild.

MPAA Rating R

Status Released

Release Date 1986-08-08

Runtime 89 minutes

Budget $8m

Revenue $52m


TMDB 7.9


krystle_poirier_8968 shared a tip "This one is another classic, for some reason I had a crush on the kid with glasses when I was younger. 😂"

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pjsgalerie shared a tip "5/10 Not much happens? It's a good movie though. Mostly just boys being (emotionally vulnerable) boys on a journey"

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jrm shared a tip "9/10. One of the greatest "coming of age" films of all time. River Phoenix at his best."

stephanie_kendrick shared a tip "Classic. My favorite movie"

stewart_jackson_9725 shared a tip "You’re killing me Smalls"

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colette_villa shared a tip "Love this movie so much!"

lashonda_manns shared a tip "I still remember the first time I watched this movie. Every actor is incredible. True cult classic."

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ali_mcgucken shared a tip "One of the best movies of all time."

jennifer_johnston_7706 shared a tip "Loved this movie. It’s a classic!"

jolie_silverstein shared a tip "Great cast & even better story. It’s a must watch."

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melanies_muses shared a tip "Classic excellence."

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kynzlee_g shared a tip "Such an amazing movie. One of the best movies ever created!!"

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joanna_luna_5093 shared a tip "So good, so very good sad story but good."

karen_r28 shared a tip "A weekend getaway of four 12 years old boys that followed a train track to find a dead boy's body."

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mlhawkins shared a tip "Everyone should watch this movie a few times. Movie about friendship."

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_groovy_ shared a tip "It’s so funny and a good movie!! It’s just so gooood"

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dietbongwater shared a tip "bro it was so good"

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evanne_dietz shared a tip "Good story, great characters"

abby_price shared a tip "Cute boy coming of age movie, coupled with tense moments. Entertaining from start to finish."

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richard_lewis shared a tip "Highly recommend! 5 stars ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️"

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rene_pocha shared a tip "This is a classic that everyone should see. Great Movie!"

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jimbodelnorte shared a tip "I just watched this again recently and it has really held up."

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abby_rexroth shared a tip "Not what you would expect from a Steven King novella. These kids have had to deal with more than the journey they go on together."

daniel_hamilton_7383 shared a tip "Great film"

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amanda_campbell_alf shared a tip "I’ve watched this movie more times than I can count. One of my favorites of all time."

jessie_5637 shared a tip "Love this one, a coming-of-age story"

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heather_walters_7742 shared a tip "Love this movie! Love Stephen King"

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gavlord shared a tip "#swag"

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leilaisaloser shared a tip "🔥🔥🔥"

ben_dover_1679 shared a tip "it was great"

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abigail_trachtenberg shared a tip "AMAZING"

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ray_sager_4897 shared a tip "Read the short story(Four Seasons anthology by Stephen King)."

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stacy_6052 shared a tip "Best movie ever!"

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MattA shared a tip "Love this movie. I bust out into ugly cry every time I watch it 😭😭🤦🏼‍♂️#mencrytoo"

reece_satter shared a tip "Great Reminder of Childhood with excellent performances"

thomas_7335 shared a tip "Great movie"

roxanne_marchese shared a tip "I never gave that thought! I will have to rewatch this again. Great movie and unforgettable!"

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samantha_k_5179 shared a tip "One of my all time favorite movies ❤"

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sarah_christianscher shared a tip "Coming of age and a corpse, what more could you ask for?"

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eric_burgin shared a tip "The blueberry pie eating contest or the leaches."

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matt_subranni shared a tip "Leaches"

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jefe shared a tip "Great classic!"

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denise_puckett shared a tip "Classic!"

heather_8098 shared a tip "Good coming of age story"

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chad_mitchell_3628 shared a tip "Probably, Stephen King’s best story adaptation."

lynn_wilkes shared a tip "A close second to my favorite of all time."

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ron_lamb_3424 shared a tip "Great Story!"

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gaby_3695 shared a tip "such a beautiful movie, watched it at the most perfect timing and I would definitely recommend 🫶🏼"

kevin_ogletree shared a tip "All-star cast great show."

jason_garner_6280 shared a tip "One of my favorite childhood films. Unbelievable performances!"

diana_goldberg shared a tip "Liked the story line, but especially the characters. The kids were totally believable"

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regan_kincaid shared a tip "The end. Lol jk"

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kennedy_wheller_4869 shared a tip "Such a classic!"

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isabella_duran_4502 shared a tip "Love this classic! #80s #riverphoenix"

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murasakibara shared a tip "Beautiful movie with a heartfelt story. One of my favorite movies."

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abraham_4503 shared a tip "A great movie, I think I might be mixing up movies so before I give a review i want to rewatch It so it's fresh in my head."

kye_4223 shared a tip "River <3"

cheyenne_berryhill shared a tip "one of my favorite movies. such a deep and heartwrenching story. 5/5"

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Ward68 shared a tip "A great movie! All that needs to be sad is you will love it."

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norman_liira shared a tip "Terrific coming of age film. Great acting, very heartfelt."

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cait_hutchinson shared a tip "CLASSIC"

ms_7837 shared a tip "Thoughtfully provoking"

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jasmine_lopez_677 shared a tip "Clasic! Good coming of age story 🤠."

jess_bar shared a tip "Best movie"

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bo_anthony shared a tip "Truly great film. although the plot is good, it’s definitely more character/emotion heavy."

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wolf_9201 shared a tip "If you have teen kids, make them watch this."

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edward_park shared a tip "A great coming of age/friendship movie."

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nerf_pup shared a tip "I like the commradudery between the main characters"

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denise_drummond_7403 shared a tip "So real and captivating"

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joshua_cormier_4763 shared a tip "I never had any friends later on like the ones I had when I was twelve."

melissa_singh_4849 shared a tip "I love this movie. I watch it every summer. I make my son watch it with me. I loved River Phoenix he’s an absolute gem."

melissa_singh_4849 shared a tip "I watch this movie every summer. It’s such a great story. I love River Phoenix."

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lise_descoteaux shared a tip "Friendship. Adventure. Nostalgia. One of the best movies"

ikey_babe shared a tip "This is a coming of age movie that takes you back."

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rebecca_bennett_1016 shared a tip "Such a great classic!"

sophia_schnur shared a tip "It’s very like kid adventure and I really enjoyed that element of it the story is good and i just think it’s really cute"

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abby_saunders_4791 shared a tip "Love a good coming of age story! It’s hard to find real friends like Chris!!!"

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tina_bailey_4696 shared a tip "Awesome movie."

t.j._mcginty shared a tip "A real coming of age story!"

jordan_thompson_5732 shared a tip "Who doesn’t like this movie :)"

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john_phillips shared a tip "Classic"

hailey_lodgen shared a tip "Such a classic movie, had humor, friendship, and heartache"

ayesha_rehman_4504 shared a tip "One of the rare movies I actually watched again and wouldn't mind watching again."

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buck-winston shared a tip "it was just an overall great movie tbh"

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guadalupe_lopez_6739 shared a tip "Ndjsnxks"

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vivica_castro shared a tip "Based off of a Stephen King storie and I love Stephen King!"

meghan_1235 shared a tip "January 17, 2022"

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isabella_malizia shared a tip "Love it, so cute."

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osheana_fristad shared a tip "Equally Beautiful as sad"

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rachelayvaz shared a tip "Did I laugh? Did I cry? Oh yeah I definitely did, the casting director knew what he was doing when they were casting the boys."

ginny_bartlett shared a tip "I absolutely love this movie! I would totally recommend watching it!"

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rosa_b_1058 shared a tip "Old time favorite 🤩"

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marisa_andreozzi shared a tip "A classic"

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