For Keeps Poster

Release Date: 1988

DVD Release Date: March 23rd, 2004

PG-13|1 hr 38 min

Plot Summary
Young high school couple Darcy Elliot (Molly Ringwald) and Stan Bobrucz (Randall Batinkoff) are one year from graduation, with promising futures ahead of them. But their paths take a drastic turn when Darcy becomes pregnant. Unwilling to go through an abortion or an adoption -- despite their parents' pleas -- Darcy and Stan decide to sacrifice their college experiences and degrees in order to keep and raise the baby. After a quick marriage, the two realize it won't be as easy as they thought.

Cast: Molly Ringwald, Randall Batinkoff, Kenneth Mars, Miriam Flynn, Conchata Ferrell, Sharon Brown, Pauly Shore, John Zarchen

Director: John Avildsen

Genres: Comedy drama

Production Co: TriStar Pictures, ML Delphi Premier Productions

Keywords: Amusing, Love, Mother, Sacrifice, Emotional, 1980s, Growing up, Marriage, Best friend, Father