A young tomboy, Watts, finds her feelings for her best friend, Keith, run deeper than just friendship when he gets a date with the most popular girl in school. Unfortunately, the girl's old boyfriend, who is from the rich section of town, is unable to let go of her, and plans to get back at Keith. Written by
Before they could stand together, they had to stand alone.
Did You Know?
In an earlier version of the script, Keith proposes to Susan (Watts' first name) at the end (August 1986 script). See more
When Hardy Jenns and Amanda Jones are in the library, Hardy looks back at Keith and has a pencil tucked behind his ear. In the next shot it's gone. See more
I'm here to kick your ass, and you know it, and everybody here knows it, and above all, you deserve it. In fact, I think it's safe to say that this party is about to become a historical fact.
Beat's So Lonely
Written by Charlie Sexton
& Keith Forsey
Performed by Charlie Sexton
Produced by Keith Forsey
Courtesy of MCA Records See more