Stand by Me

(1986)

Overview

After the death of a friend, a writer recounts a boyhood journey to find the body of a missing boy.

  1. Raynold Gideon

    Screenplay

  2. Bruce A. Evans

    Screenplay

  3. Stephen King

    Novel

  4. Rob Reiner

    Director

Top Billed Cast

  1. Wil Wheaton

    Wil Wheaton

    Gordie Lachance

  2. River Phoenix

    River Phoenix

    Chris Chambers

  3. Corey Feldman

    Corey Feldman

    Teddy Duchamp

  4. Jerry O'Connell

    Jerry O'Connell

    Vern Tessio

  5. Kiefer Sutherland

    Kiefer Sutherland

    Ace Merrill

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Status Released

Release Information

  • August 8, 1986
    R
    Theatrical (limited)

    Meaning

    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.

  • August 22, 1986
    R
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    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 29m

Budget $8,000,000.00

Revenue $52,287,414.00

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