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Overview

Average Texas teen, Billie Jean Davy, is caught up in an odd fight for justice. She is usually followed and harrased around by local boys, who, one day, decide to trash her brother's scooter for fun. The boys' father refuses to pay them back the price of the scooter. The fight for "fair is fair" takes the teens around the state and produces an unlikely hero.

  1. Matthew Robbins

    Director

  2. Mark Rosenthal

    Writer

  3. Lawrence Konner

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Helen Slater

    Helen Slater

    Billie Jean Davy

  2. Christian Slater

    Christian Slater

    Binx Davy

  3. Yeardley Smith

    Yeardley Smith

    Putter

  4. Martha Gehman

    Martha Gehman

    Ophelia

  5. Peter Coyote

    Peter Coyote

    Lt. Larry Ringwald

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The Legend of Billie Jean
The Legend of Billie Jean

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Status Released

Release Information

  • July 19, 1985
    R
    Theatrical

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    Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian 21 or older. The parent/guardian is required to stay with the child under 17 through the entire movie, even if the parent gives the child/teenager permission to see the film alone. These films may contain strong profanity, graphic sexuality, nudity, strong violence, horror, gore, and strong drug use. A movie rated R for profanity often has more severe or frequent language than the PG-13 rating would permit. An R-rated movie may have more blood, gore, drug use, nudity, or graphic sexuality than a PG-13 movie would admit.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 36m

Budget -

Revenue $3,099,497.00

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