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River's Edge (1986) Poster

(1986)

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Although it is a work of fiction, the movie was inspired by the murder of Marcy Conrad, who was killed by her boyfriend Anthony Jacques Broussard in Milpitas, California, in 1981.
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Screenwriter Neal Jimenez based the characters on friends, with whom he went to school, in Sacramento, California.
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Neal Jimenez read the story in the newspaper while visiting friends, wrote a script, and turned it in to his instructor, while he was an English major at Santa Clara University. Jimenez said "that the incident is merely the inspiration for the screenplay".
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Was #8 on Gene Siskel 's list of the "Best Films of 1987."
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Corey Haim was originally cast as Tim, but he got sick after the first day of production and had to be replaced. Joshua John Miller ended up playing this role.
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Keanu Reeves and Dennis Hopper starred in Speed (1994).
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Not only is Easy Rider (1969) referenced, but one of the lead actors, Dennis Hopper, was one of the leads in that movie as well.
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