Desperate for Love (1989)
Desperate for Love (1989) Genre(s): Drama

Directed by: Michael Tuchner

Starring: Christian Slater, Tammy Lauren, Brian Bloom, Veronica Cartwright, Scott Paulin, Arthur Rosenberg, Amy O'Neill, Lulee Fisher, Michael Flynn, Billy Vera

Synopsis: Boy from wrong side of the tracks loves girl from wrong side of the tracks who loves boy from right side of the tracks who is best friends with boy from wrong side of the tracks. Just a train wreck waitin' to happen. Aw, c'mon. I had to say it.

Oh, and inspired by true events.

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Ripley's movie review

Music is good, story is ok, and Slater plays a misfit really well. It looks and feels like what it is though: a made-for-TV movie from the '80s and, in this case, that's a negative.

Added 20 May 2005 at 9:55 AM

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