It's 1971 at the University of Texas, Austin. College buddies, facing graduation, marriage, and the draft, skip out of their own graduation party and head to the Mexican border for some adventure, a buried secret, and one last go-around at "the privileges of youth". Written by
Scott Butler <email@example.com>
It's the privilege of youth.
Did You Know?
Chuck Bush (Dorman), the large, mild-mannered schoolmate, was "discovered" in a 7-11 store. He had no prior experience or connection with the movie industry, prior to being "seen" and asked to "read" for the part. See more
At the end of the film, when Gardner is on the hill overlooking the wedding ceremony lights going out, the sky is much brighter behind him on the face close ups. When it returns panoramic, it is now early evening again.... See more
Texas is really ugly, you know. I mean, what could anyone possibly like about this state?
I like the way it's shaped.
Referenced in Return to 'Giant'
Can't Find My Way Home
Written by Steve Winwood
Performed by Blind Faith
Courtesy of PolyGram Special Projects, a Division of PolyGram Records, Inc. See more