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Rotten Tomatoes Logo91%
Action & Adventure Drama 
Rated: 18+ (R)19861h 29mOn: Rent or Buy Only Tags: Coming of Age Based on Books Friendship Country: America

After learning that a stranger has been accidentally killed near their rural homes, four Oregon boys decide to go see the body. On the way, Gordie Lachance, Vern Tessio, Chris Chambers and Teddy Duchamp encounter a mean junk man and a marsh full of leeches, as they also learn more about one another and their very different home lives. Just a lark at first, the boys' adventure evolves into a defining event in their lives.Stand by Me featuring Wil Wheaton and River Phoenix is streaming with subscription on Sundance Now (Via Prime Video), available for rent or purchase on iTunes, available for purchase on Google Play, and 4 others. It's an action & adventure and crime movie with a very high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 91% and a high IMDb audience rating of 8.1 (350,768 votes).

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Available to stream on a subscription service (Sundance Now).

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Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 3 others).

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#155 Ranked Movie

#3 Ranked in Movies on Sundance Now

#4 Ranked in Coming of Age Movies

#37 Ranked in Crime Movies

Stand by Me has a very high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 91% and a high IMDb audience rating of 8.1 (350,768 votes). The movie is extremely popular with Reelgood users lately.

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