It's as effective as it was upon its initial release, and the richness of its tapestry, densely woven from human emotions and character interaction, ensure it will never lose that relevance.
— James Berardinelli, ReelViews
Stand By Me
This film is a part of our American Odyssey series.
Director: Rob Reiner
It’s the summer of 1959 in Castlerock, Oregon and four 12 year-old boys set off by foot to find a body in the woods, learning about themselves, friendship and loyalty along the way. Directed by Rob Reiner (The Princess Bride) and based on a novella by Stephen King, Stand by Me is an beloved coming of age story.
This series is presented thanks to the generous sponsorship of the Braddock Group of Janney Montgomery Scott LLC.