Stand by Me

Lists: Adventure, Drama, Crime / Heist, Coming of age

Brief Synopsis: "The film's name comes from the song "Stand By Me" by Ben E. King from 1961. The song was also the theme song. This film was modeled from a novella by Stephen King called "The Body" and was the ninth filmed story from the author. The film tells the story of a group of 10-year-old friends out on their own and the trials and tribulation they are confronted with along the journey."

Overall Ranking: 429 (Rank from 1986: # 4)

Adjusted* Rating:
(lowest rating dropped)

Ratings Breakdown
(The Mixed Bag)

Buttery 62.5%
Regular 25%
Half-Popped 12.5%
Stale 0%
Burnt 0%


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People Involved

  • Wil Wheaton (Gordie Lachance)
  • River Phoenix (Chris Chambers)
  • Corey Feldman (Teddy Duchamp)
  • Jerry OConnell (Vern Tessio)
  • Kiefer Sutherland (Ace Merrill)
  • John Cusack (Denny Lachance)
  • Richard Dreyfuss (Gordon Lachance als Erwachsener)
  • Casey Siemaszko (Billy Tessio)
  • Gary Riley (Charlie Hogan)
  • Bradley Gregg (Eyeball Chambers)
  • Jason Oliver (Vince Desjardins)
  • Marshall Bell (Mr. Lachance)
  • Frances Lee McCain (Mrs. Lachance)
  • Bruce Kirby (Mr. Quidacioluo)
  • William Bronder (Milo Pressman)
  • Scott Beach (Mayor Grundy)
  • Rob Reiner (Director)