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?
Several years before this movie was filmed, Eric Stoltz
had been the original choice to play Marty McFly in Back to the Future
(1985), and he had even shot five weeks' worth of footage as Marty before he was replaced by Michael J. Fox
. Lea Thompson
, who plays one of Stoltz's love interests in Some Kind of Wonderful, played his would-be character's mother in Back to the Future. See more
Keith arrives home after taking his savings out of the bank and starts to go upstairs. He puts his sunglasses in his shirt pocket, but when his father calls him into the room, they're hanging from the front of his t-shirt. 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 Night City
I Go Crazy
Written by James Mitchell, Kevin Mills, Nick Marsh & Rocco Barker
Performed by Flesh for Lulu
Produced by Stephen Hague
Courtesy of Beggars Banquet Records See more