Rank: 59/100 in Top Movie 1985 – Better Off Dead…: I’ve been going to this high school for seven and a half years … I’m no dummy.

Movie Synopsis:
Lane Meyer is obsessed with his girlfriend Beth and is crushed when she falls for the new captain of the ski team, Roy. After several failed suicide attempts, narrow escapes from the relentless paper boy, and nearly unbearable dinners at home with his crazy family, Lane finds a new love in French exchange student Monique Junot. Meanwhile, he must beat Roy on the slopes to regain his honor.

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Movie details:

  • Original Title: Better Off Dead…
  • Original Language: en
  • Release Date: 1985-10-11
  • Category 1 (Type): Movie
  • Category 2 (Genres): Comedy Movie
  • Category 3 (Year): Movie 1985
  • Adult: FALSE
  • Status: Released
  • Studios (Production Companies): A&M Films, CBS Entertainment Productions
  • Production Countries: United States of America
  • Budget: $0.00
  • Revenue: $10,297,601.00
  • Running Time: 97 minutes
  • Director: 
  • Actors: John Cusack, David Ogden Stiers, Kim Darby, Demian Slade, Amanda Wyss
  • YB100 views Counts: 138
  • YB100 Likes: 6
  • Popularity: 11.135
  • Vote Count: 276
  • Vote Average: 6.8

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