Smooth Talk

smooth-talk Rating: 6.3/10 (1,451 votes)
Director: Joyce Chopra
Writer: Joyce Carol Oates / Tom Cole
Stars: Treat Williams / Laura Dern / Mary Kay Placeā€¦
Duration: 92 min
Genre: Drama / Romance / Thriller
Released: 17 Nov 1985 (USA)
Plot: Free-spirited fifteen-year-old Connie Wyatt may be too young to drive, but she's already driving the boys crazy. Her suspicious mother wants to keep her safely at home, but Connie would rather while away the languid summer days hanging out with her friends and flirting with boys at the local burger stand. But when she flirts with a handsome and dangerous stranger named Arnold Friend, she must prepare herself for the frightening and traumatic consequences. Based on the short story "Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been?" by Joyce Carol Oates. Written by Eric Zuckerman