Plot & Details
Young, ambitious high school students Darcy Elliot (Molly Ringwald) and Stan Bobrucz (Randal Batinkoff) have a hitch thrown into their plans to attend college and pursue professional careers when they discover that Darcy is pregnant. Deciding against abortion or adoption, the couple decides to carry the child to term and to try to raise it themselves; however they are unprepared for the myriad of decisions and responsibilities that they are forced to deal with.
- Genre(s): Comedy,Drama
- Run Time: 98min.
- Theatrical Release Date: 01/15/1988
- DVD Release Date: 03/23/2004
- Distributor(s): Tri Star Pictures
- Director(s): John G. Avildsen
- Starring: Molly Ringwald , Randall Batinkoff , Kenneth Mars , Miriam Flynn , Conchata Ferrell
- Themes: Kids in Trouble,Expecting a Baby,Teen Pregnancy
- Tone: Bittersweet,Earnest,Warm,Wry
- Keywords: abortion, adoption, generation, high-school, love, marriage, romance, coming-of-age, family, parent, pregnancy, teenagers
- Country of Origin: USA (01-15-1988)
- Language: English