Mean Creek

Mean Creek

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Average of 368 ratings: 3.2 Stars

2004 M Contains violence,drug use and offensive language.

Beneath the surface, everyone has a secret.

A motley group of small-town Oregon teenagers (some troubled, others not) set out on a boat trip to celebrate the birthday of their youngest member. It's all an elaborate secret ploy for some innocent payback against a local bully. But when some members of the posse begin to harbor second thoughts, the plot unravels ... quickly.

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Duration
89 minutes
Studio
Rialto

DVD details

Screen Format
1.85:1 Widescreen
Zone
4
Audio
English Dolby Digital 2.0

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4 by Beksy

Rory Culkin = good :)

Little blond chick = good :)

It pays to be nice sometimes huh? Bullies always get it back... someway, somehow.

I liked it...

Of my categories I'd have to... Read more

2 by phil109

Kept us intrigued and intersted but we were not entirely happy with the ending. Mostly alright other than that.

3 by mr15

This is a copycat to some degree of the excellent Stand By Me

Works to a point and is worth the time

Nothing startling though

5 by virginflighty

Fantastic, emotive and powerful in every way imaginable. Watch and see.

3 by Tubbs

its weakness is that it is not original but its strength is that you are given time to empathize with the young characters.

3 by wendy

Ok story, very sad, but true depiction of childrens behaviour to each other, bullies and nice kids and who wins. Nice river scences.

3 by cavebear

Good cast of kids make this better than average, about a bullying culture and the impact of their decisions when things go wrong.

4 by Eden2

Superb acting from a young cast. I really enjoyed this, even though all of the cast members are at least 10 years younger than me. I think most people can relate to the issue this movie raises, how... Read more

3 by Gundog

Very predictable sort of film which could have been done in 30 minutes really, some good performances though, and great scenery.

4 by pk56

Superb acting by young actors in this more-adult version of Stand By Me (which is also an excellent movie). I would probably have rated it 5 stars if it hadn't ended at such an unexpected point.