The New Kids
The New Kids (1985)

With less blood and guts than Sean Cunningham's Friday the 13th series, this teen thriller is about Abby (Lori Loughlin), a particularly moral young woman and her brother Loren (Shannon Presby), cut from the same mold. The two have lost… More

Rated: R
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Release Date: January 1, 1985
DVD Release Date: October 4, 2005
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Anton Bitel
Little White Lies

these clashes - both tonal and ideological - reflect the contradictions of the times, when Reaganomics were aspirational model for some, and nightmare for others.

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David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

...a slow-moving drama that ultimately boasts few attributes worth investing in and getting excited by...

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Scott Weinberg

The protagonists are paper-thin caricatures; the villains are ridiculously, stupidly, evil; the plot is dirt-dry and predictable; and the hairstyles are just plain nutty.

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Aj V
A good cast, but a so-so movie, the story is most exciting towards the end, but the rest is just okay. Spader is really good as the annoying punk.
Wu Chouin
Great 80's flick. Spader plays the ultimate baddie in this.