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Stand By Me (1986)

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Commentary 1: Director Rob Reiner Rating:6.2/10 (4 votes) [graph]Login to vote or review
Reviewed by Topper_Harley on March 26th, 2010:Find all reviews by Topper_Harley
Director Rob Reiner gives some insights into adapting the novella, working with the boys and planning the shots. Also we learn, which kid-talk came from his own youth in the 50s... But the commentary is quite sparse, and there are parts, where he just watches the scenes. Most of the information we get here, was already mentioned in the Making of. So it lacks the interesting detail or inside into his method of working that makes a commetary track special.
Reviewed by reidca on November 1st, 2011:Find all reviews by reidca
Not indexed on this site but the newer bluray has an exceptional picture in picture commentary with Corey Feldman, Rob Reiner and Wil Wheaton. Some really great and honest stories, such as when the talk about River Phoenix. Can't understand why Reiner is so much more engaging here than he is on his solo track. Maybe he needs other people to bounce off?