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Smooth Talk (1985)

PG-13 11/17/1985 (US) DramaThriller 1h 32m


Based on the short story, "Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been", by Joyce Carol Oates, this film chronicles 15-year-old Connie's sexual awakening in the Northern California suburbs. Her experimentation gets out of hand when the mysterious Arnold Friend takes an interest in her.

  1. Joyce Chopra


  2. Joyce Carol Oates


  3. Tom Cole


Top Billed Cast

  1. Laura Dern

    Laura Dern

    Connie Wyatt

  2. Treat Williams

    Treat Williams

    Arnold Friend

  3. Mary Kay Place

    Mary Kay Place

    Katherine Wyatt

  4. Levon Helm

    Levon Helm

    Harry Wyatt

  5. Elizabeth Berridge

    Elizabeth Berridge

    June Wyatt

  6. Margaret Welsh

    Margaret Welsh

    Laura Condon

  7. Sara Inglis

    Jill O'Mara

  8. William Ragsdale

    William Ragsdale


  9. Geoff Hoyle

    Ellie Oscar

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Smooth Talk
Smooth Talk

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget -

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