Why to Watch - Stand By Me

This is what we call an “absolute classic” and if you’ve never seen this then I feel sorry for you.



Stand by Me (1986) Adventure, Drama | 89min | August 22, 1986 (United States) 8.1
Director: Rob ReinerWriter: Stephen King, Raynold Gideon, Bruce A. EvansStars: Wil Wheaton, River Phoenix, Corey FeldmanSummary: It's the summer of 1959 in Castlerock, Maine and four 12 year-old boys - Gordie, Chris, Teddy and Vern - are fast friends. After learning of the general location of the body of a local boy who has been missing for several days, they set off into woods to see it. Along the way, they learn about themselves, the meaning of friendship and the need to stand up for what is right. —garykmcd


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