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The Writer (Character)
from Stand by Me (1986)

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Stand by Me -- Four young friends find the remains of a missing teenager in this first-rate adaptation of Stephen King's The Body. Starring Wil Wheaton, River Phoenix, Corey Feldman, Jerry O'Connell, Kiefer Sutherland and Richard Dreyfuss. Directed by Rob Reiner.
Stand by Me -- After the death of a friend, a writer recounts a boyhood journey to find a body of a missing boy
Stand by Me -- Clip: Trespass
Stand by Me -- Featurette: Commentary - Voice Over
Stand by Me -- Clip: Train

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Gordon "Gordie" LaChance (older; Richard Dreyfuss)... See more »

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  1. Stand by Me (1986) Played by Richard Dreyfuss

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From Stand by Me (1986)
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The Writer: [voiceover] 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 eighty-one people. But to me, it was the whole world.
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