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River's Edge (10-Sep-1986)

Director: Tim Hunter

Writer: Neal Jimenez

Music by: Jürgen Knieper

Producers: Sarah Pillsbury; Midge Sanford

Keywords: Drama, Dark Comedy, Marijuana

A high school boy murders his girlfriend, but nobody believes him; he shows off her naked body by the river's edge, though none of his slacker friends turn him in. Inspired by Anthony Jacques Broussard's 1981 murder of Marcy Conrad. A strange film of teenage apathy and disaffection. Particularly memorable performances by Crispin Glover and Dennis Hopper.

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Tom Bower
1938   Dr. Curtis Willard on The Waltons
Crispin Glover
20-Apr-1964   Rubin and Ed
Dennis Hopper
17-May-1936 29-May-2010 Apocalypse Now
Taylor Negron
1-Aug-1958 11-Jan-2015 The Last Boy Scout
Keanu Reeves
2-Sep-1964   Dude
Daniel Roebuck
4-Mar-1963   Cliff Lewis on Matlock
Leo Rossi
1946   Heart Like a Wheel
Ione Skye
4-Sep-1971   Say Anything


Crispin Glover   ...   Layne
Keanu Reeves   ...   Matt
Ione Skye   ...   Clarissa
Roxana Zal   ...   Maggie
Daniel Roebuck   ...   Samson
Joshua Miller   ...   Tim
Tom Bower   ...   Bennett
Constance Forslund   ...   Madeleine
Leo Rossi   ...   Jim
Phil Brock   ...   Mike
Josh Richman   ...   Tony
Dennis Hopper   ...   Feck
Jim Metzler   ...   Burkewaite
Tammy Smith   ...   Kim
Danyi Deats   ...   Jamie
Yuzo Nishihara   ...   Moko
Taylor Negron   ...   Checker
Chris Peters   ...   Tom
Richard Richcreek   ...   Kevin
Maeve Odum   ...   Student
Francis De L'Etanche du Bois   ...   Aunto
Mike Hungerford   ...   Tony's Father
James Terry   ...   Cop


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