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5,208 Ratings

Stand by Me

Directed by Rob Reiner
United States, 1986


Based on the novel by Stephen King, the death of a friend inspires a writer to retrace a boyhood journey in the late 1950s when he and three of his neighborhood friends set out to find a missing boy.

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Stand by Me Directed by Rob Reiner

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1987 | Nominee: Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium

Independent Spirit Awards

1987 | 3 nominations including: Best Feature

National Board of Review

1986 | Nominee: Top Ten Films

Directors Guild of America

1987 | Nominee: Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures

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