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 <firstname.lastname@example.org>
It's the privilege of youth.
Did You Know?
The first of three directorial and starring collaborations between Kevin Reynolds and Kevin Costner. Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves (1991) and Waterworld (1995) followed. So as this film was released in 1985, Reynolds and Costner worked together over ten years. 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
We're innocent critters squashed on the highway of life!
Referenced in Pulp Fiction
Saturday Night's Alright (For Fighting)
Written by Elton John
(uncredited) and Bernie Taupin
Performed by Elton John
Courtesy of This Record Co., Ltd. See more