Youngblood Poster

Release Date: January 16th, 2005

DVD Release Date: May 22nd, 2001

R|1 hr 49 min

Plot Summary
Dean Youngblood (Rob Lowe) is an exceptionally skilled young ice hockey player trying to make a name in the Canadian Junior Hockey circuit and impress scouts from the National Hockey League. However, he becomes bullied by goon Carl Racki (George Finn), a dirty player who has injured Dean's teammate and friend, Derek (Patrick Swayze). After Dean returns to his childhood home deflated, his father (Eric Nesterenko) tries to toughen up the hockey prodigy for a rematch with Racki.

Cast: Rob Lowe, Cynthia Gibb, Patrick Swayze, Ed Lauter, Eric Nesterenko, George Finn, Fionnula Flanagan

Director: Peter Markle

Genres: Drama

Production Co: United Artists, Guber-Peters Company

Keywords: 1980s, Transformation, Rivalry, Growing up, Love interest, Tense, Father