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?
The car that Watts drives in the movie is a very dilapidated mini cooper modified for driving in America. Between 1960 and 1967 only 10,000 were sold in the U.S. and then discontinued. Although they are very popular now, they were quite alien and unknown to most of the American public in 1987. See more
When Keith and Amanda leave Hardy's house at the end, Keith unfastens the top button of his shirt and he untucks it from his trousers. As he walks down the drive, and runs after Watts his shirt is tucked in again. See more
I'm sorry. I'm sorry I was so hard on you.
You always hurt the ones you love.
So when are you going to beat the shit out of Amanda Jones?
Referenced in ER: Out of Africa
Written by Ralf Dorper, Michael Mertens
& Andreas Thein
Performed by Propaganda
Produced by S.J. Lipson
Courtesy of Island Records Ltd. See more