Patty Vare falls off a horse and is found unconscious by preparatory school student John Baker. He takes her to his dormitory. As he quickly discovers, she is hiding from something. For ... See full summary »

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John Baker Jr
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Officer Kellogg Curry
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Fenton Ray (as James LeGros)
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Bud Valentine
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Bartender
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John Murphy
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John Cooke
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Teacher
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John Phillips
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Frances
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John Van Slieder
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Jon Heinz
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Jilly
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Patty Vare falls off a horse and is found unconscious by preparatory school student John Baker. He takes her to his dormitory. As he quickly discovers, she is hiding from something. For John this becomes a road to maturity and for Patty, it's a way back to love and tenderness. Written by Mattias Thuresson

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No one stays innocent forever.

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Rated PG-13 for language, some sexuality and drug content | See all certifications »

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10 May 1996 (USA)  »

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The Girl You Want  »

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$516,350 (USA)
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Trivia

Edward Furlong was considered for the role of John Baker. See more »

Goofs

Before Baker falls asleep away from the fair, the trees closest to him have all of their leaves. In the morning, both are almost bare. See more »

Quotes

John Baker Jr: I knew this will happen...
Patty: what will happen?
John Baker Jr: that i get turn out
Patty: you get turn out the school?
John Baker Jr: not yet... but I look at you and I knew that I would be...
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Referenced in Dr. Feelgood: Winona Ryder (2016) See more »

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I Knew That
Written by Colin Devlin (as C. Devlin)
Performed by The Devlins
Courtesy of Capitol Records
under license from CEMA Special Markets
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Great Film
17 November 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This was a very good movie. I even enjoyed it being a man, since this type of movies are generally geared towards the female gender. I've actually seen it quiet a few times. Maybe it's because I'm a huge Winona Ryder fan, but in any regards, this film is definitely worth watching. I personally would own it on DVD/Bluray but that's just me. A great film should be owned & added to the person's Movie Library. I think this film probably 1 day will become a classic. Sometimes we miss the obvious classics because there are so many movies that come out all the time, & they make people or at least some people forget what they recently saw. It's nobody's fault, it's just the way it goes. 10/10 for this pleasure of a film.


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