It’s a “fish out of water” story and a “romance from opposite sides of the track” story. Now, the tuffs are after morgan and it doesn't help that nick's girlfriend frankie (kim richards) is interested in the handsome newcomer.
But when he tangles with a local gang, he becomes the lone target of their vengeance.
Tuff turf movie cast. Kim richards is very charming in this movie. James spader, robert downey jr. Tuff turf for your 80’s teen melodrama needs!
Sadly, no score is featured on the soundtrack, but at least there are two great songs written by elias there; Welcome to the mean streets of tuff turf! It’s very rebel without a cause meets holden caulfield.
Tuff turf (1985) the new guy (james spader) in a los angeles high school does some singing and fights a hotshot (paul mones) over a disco dancer (kim richards). He's a rebel about to become a hero. 1985 directed by fritz kiersch.
They are then forced to moves to california where morgan meets frankie, the girlfriend of nick, a. I li’l baby robert downey jr. Breakin the rules sung by lene lovich and love hates sung by marianne faithfull, both showcasing elias' tasteful and exciting synth work.
The supporting cast is great and the characters are all memorable. When his father loses the company he ran and they come into financial problems, his family. Read the tuff turf movie synopsis, view the movie trailer, get cast and crew information, see movie photos, and more on movies.com.
Paul mones, kim richards, james spader. Unfortunately, he gets off on the wrong foot when he breaks up an attempted mugging by nick hauser (paul mones) and his gang, the tuffs. The movie isn’t just one teen film, it’s six teen films in one.
The situation turns from dangerous to deadly when he meets and falls for the gang leader’s sexy girlfriend (kim richards, escape to witch mountain). The new guy in a los angeles high school, morgan, does some singing and fights hotshot nick over disco dancer frankie. Rated the #218 best film of 1985.
Tuff turf is a 1985 american drama film directed by fritz kiersch and starring james spader and kim richards. With james spader, kim richards, paul mones, matt clark. Spader is the new dean in this rebellious teen drama/thriller.
Tuff turf movie review & showtimes: When i was 16, i bought tuff turf (1985) and tapeheads (1988) the same day for $1.99 each at the first video rental shop i worked at. Movies.com, the ultimate source for everything movies, is your destination for new movie trailers, reviews, photos, times, tickets + more!stay in the know with the latest movie news and cast interviews at movies.com.
Tuff turf action morgan hiller (james spader), recently transplanted from an east coast prep school where he was a known troublemaker, hopes to make a fresh start at his new school in los angeles. Ala the outsiders, the wanderers, rumble fish. Teenager morgan hiller and his family have become displaced after his father lost some of the wealth to which they had been accustomed.
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The new kid in school must battle a gang of street toughs after stealing the gang leader's girl. Robert downey jr.’s new wave glam punk band is great and james spader’s song is ridiculous. Meet the cast and learn more about the stars of tuff turf with exclusive news, pictures, videos and more at tvguide.com
That four bucks brought me so much joy!. Tuff turf (1985) cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. I don't think it's going to be safe to sell candy in the theaters that play tuff turf. by the time the above line of dialogue occurs in the movie, it sounds so sublimely ridiculous that people are going to be in danger of choking.
Jonathan elias wrote a dynamite electronic instrumental score for tuff turf. Directed by fritz kiersch, the same man who gave us the children of the corn and gor, 1985's tuff turf introduces us to morgan hiller (james spader, who has starred in all sorts of great stuff but will now forever be known as robert california from the office whether he likes it or not!). The film was released in the united states on january 11, 1985.
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