"Stand by Me" quotes

Stand by Me poster
After the death of one of his friends, a writer recounts a childhood journey with his friends to find the body of a missing boy.

Director: Rob Reiner
Writer: Stephen King, Raynold Gideon, Bruce A. Evans
Production: N/A
Year: 1986
MetaScore: 75/100
ImdbRating: 8.1
BoxOffice: $52,287,414
Released: 22 Aug 1986
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 5 wins & 11 nominations total

131 Clips

He hates me My dad hates me - Stand by Me 00:09
He hates me My dad hates me
I wanted to share my friends' enthusiasm but I couldn't - Stand by Me 00:33
I wanted to share my friends' enthusiasm but I couldn't
I don't need no babysitter - Stand by Me 00:06
I don't need no babysitter
Maybe we should take Gordie back - Stand by Me 00:34
Maybe we should take Gordie back
Shut up - Stand by Me 00:08
Shut up
I'm never gonna get out of this town am I Gordie - Stand by Me 00:36
I'm never gonna get out of this town am I Gordie
You wasn't planning on taking the body from us was you boys - Stand by Me 00:27
You wasn't planning on taking the body from us was you boys
Is it loaded Hello no What do you think I am - Stand by Me 00:22
Is it loaded Hello no What do you think I am
That's not the secret knock - Stand by Me 00:07
That's not the secret knock
I think we should tell the cops - Stand by Me 00:22
I think we should tell the cops
I knock What - Stand by Me 00:10
I knock What
We're gonna get you for this - Stand by Me 00:09
We're gonna get you for this
Next a newcomer to the Pie Eat but one we expect - Stand by Me 00:28
Next a newcomer to the Pie Eat but one we expect
Piss up a rope - Stand by Me 00:04
Piss up a rope
You guys want to go see a dead body - Stand by Me 00:05
You guys want to go see a dead body
The freight woke up the other guys - Stand by Me 00:17
The freight woke up the other guys
All the kids instead of calling him Davie they called him Lardass Lardass Hogan - Stand by Me 00:27
All the kids instead of calling him Davie they called him...
Two for flinching - Stand by Me 00:04
Two for flinching
Ace maybe me and Charlie shouldn't go - Stand by Me 00:36
Ace maybe me and Charlie shouldn't go
So what's with you and this Connie Palermo chick - Stand by Me 00:20
So what's with you and this Connie Palermo chick
You want to be the Lone Ranger or the Cisco Kid - Stand by Me 00:06
You want to be the Lone Ranger or the Cisco Kid
You die Chambers - Stand by Me 00:04
You die Chambers
Walking talking Jesus - Stand by Me 00:04
Walking talking Jesus
You think Mighty Mouse could beat up Superman - Stand by Me 00:25
You think Mighty Mouse could beat up Superman
It should have been you Gordon - Stand by Me 00:35
It should have been you Gordon
The train had knocked Ray out of his Keds - Stand by Me 00:07
The train had knocked Ray out of his Keds
You ready for school - Stand by Me 00:36
You ready for school
I told you we should have stuck to the tracks - Stand by Me 00:15
I told you we should have stuck to the tracks
Come on you guys let's get moving - Stand by Me 00:09
Come on you guys let's get moving
Why can't you have friends like Denny's - Stand by Me 00:16
Why can't you have friends like Denny's
The kid wasn't sick - Stand by Me 00:09
The kid wasn't sick
But you didn't miss him - Stand by Me 00:10
But you didn't miss him
Besides me and Billy found him first Vern told us how you found him - Stand by Me 00:13
Besides me and Billy found him first Vern told us how you...
But there's one thing I didn't understand - Stand by Me 00:13
But there's one thing I didn't understand
Vern didn't just mean being off limits inside the junkyard - Stand by Me 00:24
Vern didn't just mean being off limits inside the junkyard
You guys can go around if you want - Stand by Me 00:21
You guys can go around if you want
Nothing like a smoke after a meal - Stand by Me 00:14
Nothing like a smoke after a meal
The main guy of the story is this fat kid that nobody likes named Davie Hogan - Stand by Me 00:36
The main guy of the story is this fat kid that nobody likes...
I'm sorry if I'm spoiling everybody's good time - Stand by Me 00:22
I'm sorry if I'm spoiling everybody's good time
I wasn't that scared - Stand by Me 00:12
I wasn't that scared
'Suck my fat one' - Stand by Me 00:12
'Suck my fat one'
How do you know a Frenchman's been in your backyard - Stand by Me 00:13
How do you know a Frenchman's been in your backyard
You lose Gordie - Stand by Me 00:36
You lose Gordie
At the beginning of the school year he had buried a jar of pennies - Stand by Me 00:23
At the beginning of the school year he had buried a jar of...
You're gonna be a great writer someday - Stand by Me 00:32
You're gonna be a great writer someday
It's not funny What am I supposed to eat - Stand by Me 00:09
It's not funny What am I supposed to eat
Jesus H Bald headed Christ - Stand by Me 00:04
Jesus H Bald headed Christ
Is it loaded Hello no What do you think I am - Stand by Me 00:06
Is it loaded Hello no What do you think I am
I wondered how he could care so much for his dad who'd almost killed him - Stand by Me 00:12
I wondered how he could care so much for his dad who'd...
Mickey's a Mouse Donald's a duck Pluto's a dog - Stand by Me 00:35
Mickey's a Mouse Donald's a duck Pluto's a dog
This is my age - Stand by Me 00:09
This is my age
Suck my fat one you cheap dime store hood - Stand by Me 00:07
Suck my fat one you cheap dime store hood
It happens sometimes - Stand by Me 00:08
It happens sometimes
Fuck writing I don't to be a writer - Stand by Me 00:35
Fuck writing I don't to be a writer
Do you think I'm weird - Stand by Me 00:12
Do you think I'm weird
You slimy bastard - Stand by Me 01:39
You slimy bastard
Are you all right - Stand by Me 00:36
Are you all right
What are you talking about - Stand by Me 01:23
What are you talking about
Let's get moving - Stand by Me 00:11
Let's get moving
What do you mean - Stand by Me 04:23
What do you mean
What are you gonna do - Stand by Me 00:14
What are you gonna do
It should've been you - Stand by Me 00:11
It should've been you
It happens sometimes - Stand by Me 00:24
It happens sometimes
Is it loaded - Stand by Me 00:14
Is it loaded
Instead of calling him Davie - Stand by Me 01:10
Instead of calling him Davie
I'm sorry if I'm spoiling everybody's good time - Stand by Me 00:42
I'm sorry if I'm spoiling everybody's good time
I'm never gonna get out of this town am I - Stand by Me 00:32
I'm never gonna get out of this town am I
I'll kill you - Stand by Me 01:53
I'll kill you
I wasn't that scared - Stand by Me 00:27
I wasn't that scared
I told you we should of stuck to the tracks - Stand by Me 00:32
I told you we should of stuck to the tracks
I still think we should call the cops - Stand by Me 01:21
I still think we should call the cops
I don't know - Stand by Me 00:59
I don't know
I guess a more experienced shopper could have gotten more for your seven cents - Stand by Me 00:39
I guess a more experienced shopper could have gotten more...
I don't shut up - Stand by Me 00:17
I don't shut up
I don't need no babysitter - Stand by Me 00:12
I don't need no babysitter
You're gonna be a great writer someday - Stand by Me 00:36
You're gonna be a great writer someday
You wasn't planning on taking the body from us - Stand by Me 00:56
You wasn't planning on taking the body from us
You think Mighty Mouse could beat up Superman - Stand by Me 01:05
You think Mighty Mouse could beat up Superman
You shouldn't have gone for a wooden one - Stand by Me 02:02
You shouldn't have gone for a wooden one
You ready for school - Stand by Me 01:38
You ready for school
You let him beat you - Stand by Me 00:15
You let him beat you
I brought the comb - Stand by Me 00:36
I brought the comb
I was 12 going on 13 the first time I saw a dead human being - Stand by Me 01:04
I was 12 going on 13 the first time I saw a dead human being
How do you know if a Frenchman has been in your backyard - Stand by Me 00:37
How do you know if a Frenchman has been in your backyard
He ranked my old man - Stand by Me 00:11
He ranked my old man
Go get the food - Stand by Me 01:12
Go get the food
Fuck writing - Stand by Me 02:15
Fuck writing
From the racks and stacks - Stand by Me 00:36
From the racks and stacks
Don't pay any attention to those fools - Stand by Me 00:19
Don't pay any attention to those fools
Do you think I'm weird - Stand by Me 00:22
Do you think I'm weird
Did your mother have any kids that lived - Stand by Me 00:19
Did your mother have any kids that lived
Come on you guys - Stand by Me 00:26
Come on you guys
But I didn't - Stand by Me 00:48
But I didn't
But you didn't miss him - Stand by Me 00:26
But you didn't miss him
Bald headed Christ - Stand by Me 00:11
Bald headed Christ
At the beginning of the school year - Stand by Me 01:12
At the beginning of the school year
As time went on - Stand by Me 04:27
As time went on
And I couldn't give a shit about my old man - Stand by Me 00:56
And I couldn't give a shit about my old man
A newcomer to the Pie Eat - Stand by Me 00:52
A newcomer to the Pie Eat
You guys wanna go see a dead body - Stand by Me 00:14
You guys wanna go see a dead body
You guys can go around if you want - Stand by Me 00:56
You guys can go around if you want
You four eyed pile of shit - Stand by Me 00:19
You four eyed pile of shit
You ain't got no pat hand - Stand by Me 00:23
You ain't got no pat hand
Why can't you have friends like Denny's - Stand by Me 00:40
Why can't you have friends like Denny's
When they gonna give up - Stand by Me 02:00
When they gonna give up
What's with you and this Connie Palermo chick - Stand by Me 00:55
What's with you and this Connie Palermo chick
What do you say - Stand by Me 00:32
What do you say
What are you - Stand by Me 01:04
What are you
What am I supposed to eat - Stand by Me 00:25
What am I supposed to eat
We're gonna get you for this - Stand by Me 00:19
We're gonna get you for this
We take the body - Stand by Me 00:30
We take the body
Vern didn't just mean being off limits inside the junkyard - Stand by Me 01:10
Vern didn't just mean being off limits inside the junkyard
Two for flinching - Stand by Me 00:23
Two for flinching
This is my age - Stand by Me 00:32
This is my age
There's one thing I didn't understand - Stand by Me 00:28
There's one thing I didn't understand
The one you've all been waiting for - Stand by Me 04:46
The one you've all been waiting for
The kid wasn't sick - Stand by Me 00:19
The kid wasn't sick
That's not the secret knock - Stand by Me 00:18
That's not the secret knock
That tupper babe saw me - Stand by Me 00:46
That tupper babe saw me
That was the all time train dodge - Stand by Me 00:31
That was the all time train dodge
Suck my fat one - Stand by Me 00:15
Suck my fat one
Shoot us all - Stand by Me 00:14
Shoot us all
Piss up a rope - Stand by Me 00:10
Piss up a rope
Or the Cisco Kid - Stand by Me 00:16
Or the Cisco Kid
Now he said - Stand by Me 02:29
Now he said
Nothing like a smoke after a meal - Stand by Me 00:22
Nothing like a smoke after a meal
My brother gave me that - Stand by Me 01:37
My brother gave me that
Mickey's a mouse - Stand by Me 01:45
Mickey's a mouse
Me and Billy found him first - Stand by Me 00:39
Me and Billy found him first
Maybe me and Charlie shouldn't go - Stand by Me 01:50
Maybe me and Charlie shouldn't go
Like Charlie Hogan's brother - Stand by Me 01:41
Like Charlie Hogan's brother

Cast

Gordie Lachance - Wil Wheaton
Chris Chambers - River Phoenix
Teddy Duchamp - Corey Feldman
Vern Tessio - Jerry O'Connell
Ace Merrill - Kiefer Sutherland
Billy Tessio - Casey Siemaszko
Charlie Hogan - Gary Riley
Eyeball Chambers - Bradley Gregg
Vince Desjardins - Jason Oliver Lipsett
Mr. Lachance - Marshall Bell
Mrs. Lachance - Frances Lee McCain
Mr. Quidacioluo - Bruce Kirby
Milo Pressman - William Bronder
Mayor Grundy - Scott Beach
The Writer - Richard Dreyfuss
Denny Lachance - John Cusack
Waitress - Madeleine Swift
Chopper - Popeye
Mayor's Wife - Geanette Bobst
Principal Wiggins - Art Burke
Bob Cormier - Matt Williams
Lardass Hogan - Andy Lindberg
Bill Travis - Dick Durock
Lardass Heckler #1 - O.B. Babbs
Lardass Heckler #2 - Charlie Owens
Donelley Twin - Kenneth Hodges
Donelley Twin - John Hodges
Fat Lady - Susan Thorpe
Jack Mudgett - Rick Elliott
Ray Brower (as Kent Lutrell) - Kent W. Luttrell
Gordon's Son - Chance Quinn
Gordon's Son's Friend - Jason Naylor
Truck Driver - Sky Siewerski