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
In the scene where Keith's dad is talking to him after Keith gets out of the shower, Keith's hair is wet. In the next scene the front has dried and then the next scene it's all wet again. See more
Any fool can get into college. Only a select few can say the same about Amanda Jones.
Featured in Retrosexual: The 80's
The Hardest Walk
Written by Jim Reid
(as James Reid) & William Reid
Performed by The Jesus & Mary Chain
(as The Jesus and Mary Chain)
Produced by Stephen Hague
Courtesy of Blanco y Negro/WEA Records Ltd. See more