1956: The shy Jonathan's luck with girls changes when he wins the rebellious Gene as a friend in his last year of highschool. Gene is adored by many girls and manages to teach Jonathan a few lessons. Gene himself would rather just be with one girl: his girlfriend Bunny. But since his father is poor, her parents don't accept him. Written by
Tom Zoerner <Tom.Zoerner@informatik.uni-erlangen.de>
The first time seems like the worst time, but it's the one time you'll never forget!
Did You Know?
Screenwriter Noel Black
has said this movie is "somewhat autobiographical". See more
In the fight scene at the drive in, hamburgers on the menu on the wall are 95 cents - a little steep for 1955, or 1965 as far as that goes. See more
[Referring to Kenny
Who's he, the town asshole?
Yeah. And he's really good at it, too.
References A Place in the Sun
Written by Jerry Allison
, Buddy Holly
, Norman Petty
Performed by Buddy Holly
(uncredited) and The Crickets
(uncredited) See more