R | | Adventure, Drama
In the leech scene, the leeches were apparently real; the crew constructed the man-made pond, and when they came back a few months later to film the iconic scene, the pond had become a real swamp, complete with real moss and leeches to match.
I was 12 going on 13 the first time I saw a dead human being. It happened in the summer of 1959-a long time ago, but only if you measure in terms of years. I was living in a small town in Oregon called Castle Rock. There were only twelve hundred and...
Teddy's hair changes in every shot after being dunked in the swamp. The strap to his bag disappears and reappears as well.
In the edited-for-TV version, Lardass Hogan's name is shortened to Lard for obvious reasons. Yet even in the edited-for-TV version, the name "Lardass" is seen in the credits.
$242,795 (USA) (16 November 1986)
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