When He's Not a Stranger Poster

Release Date: 1989

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 37 min

Plot Summary
Lyn McKenna (Annabeth Gish) is having the quintessential college experience -- until her friend Ron (John Terlesky) rapes her. Ron is not only the boyfriend of her best friend, Melanie (Kim Myers), but also a star football player at Woodword University. Afraid of the consequences of speaking out, Lyn keeps her sexual assault secret. However, after speaking to a school counselor, Lyn gains the courage to accuse her attacker, which results in scorn and threats from Ron and his teammates.

Cast: Annabeth Gish, John Terlesky, Kevin Dillon, Paul Dooley, Micole Mercurio, Kim Myers

Director: John Gray

Genres: Drama

Keywords: 1980s, Underdog, Best friend, Sacrifice, Rousing, Tense, Emotional, Growing up, Moving