Rural Louisiana, summer of 1957, Elvis is King. At 14, Dani is coming of age. Her older sister is beautiful, smart, and off to Duke in the fall; her mom's pregnant with number four (Dad wants a son), and Dad's pretty strict. Life gets sweeter when 17-year-old Court Foster, his widowed mom, and two little brothers move into the vacant farm next door. Court likes Dani's high spirits and direct way, and though he has a man's responsibilities on the farm, they go off swimming sometimes. The waters of adolescence are deeper than Dani realizes as hers and Court's feelings get jumbled. Then Mother Nature throws wrenching surprises at Dani, and she must come to terms with new emotions. Written by
Remember when you couldn't wait for your life to begin... and then, one day, it did?
Did You Know?
answered an open casting call in Nashville, Tennessee, for extras, but ended up landing one of the lead roles. See more
When Danni sneaks out to meet Court at the pond, it is full night. But when he gets mad and then she runs away, there is light pouring down through the woods. See more
You know you don't have to come along.
Are you sure you can find your way, it's an awful big town.
Are you always in the habit of going where you're not wanted or is this a new thing with you?
Are you always this nice to people you just met or are you practicin' up to be a horse's butt?
The Producers wish to thank: The LADIES of "JUST FRIENDS" See more
Written by Jerry Leiber
& Mike Stoller
Performed by Elvis Presley
Published by Gladys Music (ASCAP), Jerry Leiber Music (ASCAP) and Mike Stoller Music (ASCAP)
Gladys Music administered by Chappell & Co.
Courtesy of RCA Records See more