Top 5 Stand By Me Movie Facts

Following is our collection of Stand By Me facts. Handpicked and verified, these little-known details can be obscure enough most people will miss. These behind the scene easter eggs and hidden messages will give you another view of Stand By Me film message.

In the movie Stand By Me (1986) the guy who plays Ray Browers body is also scene in the story flashback Gordy is telling.

When young Chris Chambers tells the 'stolen milk money story', he argues his case in a lawyerly fashion ... Chris went on to become an attorney.

Stand By Me Trivia

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  1. The shot of Richard Dreyfuss from outside the truck is not Richard Dreyfuss.

Stand By Me Hidden Details

Gordy describes the terrible sound coming from Lard Ass as "a log truck coming at you at a hundred miles per hour". This foreshadows Keifer's chicken game on the highway later, where a truck swerves to avoid him and logs spill off the back.

Stand By Me poster
Stand By Me poster

Stand By Me Plot

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.

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of Stand By Me. The goofs, crazy credits, and trivia they have performed may have not taken your attention. Some are hidden for a reason, while others randomly forgotten.

Genre Adventure, Drama
Director Rob Reiner
Stars Wil Wheaton, River Phoenix, Corey Feldman, Jerry O'Connell
IMDB score 8.1