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
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It's the privilege of youth.
Did You Know?
According to the date shown on the screen at the beginning, the movie takes place in May 1971. One of the first songs we hear at the frat house is Elton John's "Saturday Night's Alright For Fighting", which wasn't released until 1973. See more
Phil Hicks, Groover
Where are we?
The ass of nowhere.
Referenced in Return to 'Giant'
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