My Bodyguard Poster

Release Date: 1980

DVD Release Date: January 29th, 2002

PG|1 hr 38 min

Plot Summary
Clifford Peache (Chris Makepeace) is a sensitive, well-to-do teen who becomes the target of bully Melvin Moody (Matt Dillon) after he starts attending a new school. Tired of being picked on, Clifford recruits brooding tough kid Ricky Linderman (Adam Baldwin) to be his bodyguard. While this initially works, and Clifford and Linderman form an unlikely friendship, soon circumstances strain their bond. As Clifford is forced to confront Moody again, Linderman has to deal with his own troubled past.

Cast: Chris Makepeace, Adam Baldwin, Martin Mull, Matt Dillon, Paul Quandt, Joan Cusack, Dean R. Miller, Tim Reyna

Director: Tony Bill

Genres: Comedy drama

Production Co: 20th Century Fox