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Boys (1996)

PG-13  |   |  Mystery, Drama, Romance  |  10 May 1996 (USA)
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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 ... 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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Officer Bill Martone
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Teacher
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John Phillips
Vivienne Shub ...
Frances
Russell Young ...
John Van Slieder
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Jon Heinz
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Jilly
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Storyline

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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Mystery | Drama | Romance

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

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Release Date:

10 May 1996 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

The Girl You Want  »

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Box Office

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$516,350 (USA)
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Trivia

Was originally titled "The Girl You Want". 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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Not as bad as even WR thinks it is
9 April 2000 | by (Vienna, Austria) – See all my reviews

I have to admit that I am a declared Winona Ryder fan. This film was boring anyway, but almost all other issues making a film good or bad are on the plus side.

The acting of all main characters was very good. Photography was very good. The only genuine minus is for the music which does not match the movies atmosphere.

So this gets an eight from me.


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