R | | Adventure, Drama
After the death of a friend, a writer recounts a boyhood journey to find the body of a missing boy.
The very next year, Wil Wheaton appeared on Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987) as Ens. Wesley Crusher. His character, a young Starfleet officer serving as a Helmsman, was arguably analogous to the character Chekhov from the original series. Wheaton would later lend his voice to various Romulan... ...
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...
When the boys are seen walking into the leech pond, they all fall in. We see Vern and Teddy go into the water, and when they come back up to surface, we can see Chris and Gordie on the surface already on the right side of the screen. However, in the very next shot, Gordie and Chris come to surface again.
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)