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Sticks & Stones (1996)

PG-13 | | Drama | September 1996 (USA)
for three high school friends, growing up takes a dangerous turn when the local bully targets them with his aggression. With no one to turn to but each other, they muster the courage to take a shot at settling the score.

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Joey
Max Goldblatt ...
Book
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Mouth
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Hayes
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Joey's Dad
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Dale (as Mark Paul Gosselaar)
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Scooter
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Vic (as Bo Jesse Christopher)
Joel Harkham ...
Rusty
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Book's Mom (as Lisa Eichorn)
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Mouth's Mom
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Hayes' Dad
Shelly Lipkin ...
Principal Richard
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for three high school friends, growing up takes a dangerous turn when the local bully targets them with his aggression. With no one to turn to but each other, they muster the courage to take a shot at settling the score.

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Rated PG-13 for irresponsible gun use, vicious bullying and crude language | See all certifications »

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Joey's arm support disappears and then reappears between shots See more »

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References Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991) See more »

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People Change
Written by Brian James
Performed by Pure Blue
Publishers - Silva Screen music publishers LTD
Courtesy of SILVA SCREEN RECORDS
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Ballot stuffing ?
29 May 1999 | by (Cincinnati, Ohio USA) – See all my reviews

Sticks and Stones is a coarse, crude, violent, and largely pointless film. Of the first 25 votes cast for it, fifteen were a '10'. I suppose this means the cast and crew enjoyed it. I am thankful that so few other people were subjected to this waste of celluloid.

It is advertised on the video box as a film that will 'touch the family'. Worst case of false advertising I've seen of late. I was appalled by, (and had to comment on) the coarse language to my teenagers, so they will not think that sort of thing is normal or acceptable.


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