Permanent Record Poster

Release Date: January 16th, 2005

DVD Release Date: February 17th, 2004

PG-13|1 hr 31 min

Plot Summary
High school student David (Alan Boyce) appears to be totally happy, as well as bright, funny and well-liked. However, the stress from his high expectations leads him to commit suicide. David's best friend, Chris (Keanu Reeves), a shy loner, struggles to deal with the death, and starts talking to David's girlfriend, Lauren (Jennifer Rubin). Chris decides to continue a number of David's projects, including the school's musical production, although he soon feels the heightened pressure as well.

Cast: Alan Boyce, Keanu Reeves, Michelle Meyrink, Jennifer Rubin, Pamela Gidley, Michael Elgart, Richard Bradford, Barry Corbin

Director: Marisa Silver

Genres: Drama

Keywords: Best friend, Mother, Father, Growing up, Girlfriend, Friendship, Gripping, Touching, 1980s