There’s no TV or radio here, so it’s only later we hear that our guys lost big
at home on Blake Street
Must we insist on doling out movies by the stratagem?
I was twelve going on thirteen when I first saw Stand By Me. I guess that would have made it 1990. As the narrator, Gordie Lachance, says about the first time he saw a dead human being, as voiceover at the beginning of the movie: “a long time ago… but only if you measure terms in years...