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(1986)

Plot Summary

  • It's the summer of 1959 in Castlerock, Oregon and four 12 year-old boys - Gordie, Chris, Teddy and Vern - are fast friends. After learning of the general location of the body of a local boy who has been missing for several days, they set off into woods to see it. Along the way, they learn about themselves, the meaning of friendship and the need to stand up for what is right.

    - Written by garykmcd
  • Based on Stephen King's Short story "The Body", "Stand By Me" tells the tale of Gordie Lachance, a writer who looks back on his preteen days when he and three close friends went on their own adventure to find the body of a kid their age who had gone missing and presumed dead. The stakes are upped when the bad kids in town are closely tailing - and it becomes a race to see who'll be able to recover the body first.

    - Written by Dismal Angel
  • After the death of a friend, a writer recounts a boyhood journey to find the body of a missing boy.

    - Written by Kenneth Chisholm

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A man ( ) sits in his car reading the headline of a newspaper article about a man who had been stabbed to death at a fast food restaurant...

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