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Lucas (1986)

 -  Comedy | Drama | Romance  -  28 March 1986 (USA)
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A socially inept fourteen year old experiences heartbreak for the first time when his two best friends -- Cappie, an older-brother figure, and Maggie, the new girl with whom he is in love -- fall for each other.

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Alise
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Rina
Tom Hodges ...
Bruno (as Thomas E. Hodges)
Ciro Poppiti ...
Ben
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Coach
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Spike
Kevin Wixted ...
Tonto (as Kevin Gerard Wixted)
Emily Seltzer ...
Marie
Erika Leigh ...
Mary Ellen
Annie Ryan ...
Angie (as Anne Ryan)
Jason Alderman ...
Tony
Tom Mackie ...
Billy
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A socially inept fourteen year old experiences heartbreak for the first time when his two best friends--one an older-brother figure, the other a girl with whom he is in love-- fall for each other. Written by Jojo Mac

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A boy that just won't be beaten. See more »

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Comedy | Drama | Romance

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PG-13 | See all certifications »

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28 March 1986 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

La inocencia del primer amor  »

Box Office

Budget:

$6,000,000 (estimated)

Gross:

$8,200,000 (USA)
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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

The chorus featured in the rehearsal scene was the Viking Choir from Homewood-Flossmoor High School in Flossmoor, Illinois, though the picture was filmed at Glenbard West High School in Glen Ellyn, Illinois. There was an additional scene that was cut of the chorus performing in the outdoor amphitheater and featuring an original song written for the film, "Learning How to Love", also cut. See more »

Goofs

Lucas talks about locusts in the film. The insect featured in the movie is a cicada. See more »

Quotes

Ben: Why'd Tragle have to kill himself and leave us with this jackass?
Tonto: Sex-crazed, that's why.
Rena: He wasn't sex-crazed! He was in love!
Tonto: With a dental technician?
Rena: Not everybody has to be beautiful to have someone fall in love with them.
Tonto: You don't kill yourself over a dental technician.
Tonto: You ever hear of "Romeo and Juliet"?
Tonto: Was she a dental technician?
Rena: No, but people do kill themselves when they can't have the one they love!
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Strut
Written by Charlie Dore and Julian Littman
Published by Ackee Music Inc.
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What Happened to Keri Green?
3 March 1999 | by (Marietta, OH) – See all my reviews

What ever happened to the adorable female co-star of this film? She's quite lovely in this film, but she seems to have disappeared. Anyway, this is a fun teenage comedy-romance that features Corey Haim, before he got annoying, in a role where he showed great potential as an actor. My guess, he didn't know Corey Feldman yet? Charlie Sheen mumbles his way through the role of the jock with a heart. Winona Ryder, Jeremy Piven, Courtney-Thorne Smith also co-star in this...a cute film.


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