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Grandview, U.S.A.
The Saroyanesque Grandview USA focuses on a sleepy Midwestern town and its younger denizens. Bored out of his gourd, recent high-school graduate Tim (C. Thomas Howell), befriends the much-older Michelle (Jamie Lee Curtis), who runs the local demolition derby. Michelle's top driver is "Slam" (Patrick Swayze), who though a star on the track is a washout when it comes to affairs of the heart. As the three characters grow closer, each does a lot of growing up. When it sticks to business, Grandview USA can be quite charming; it falters only in a couple of rock-video and fantasy… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"...a forgettable bit of '80s nostalgia."
‑ David Nusair, Reel Film Reviews
"Another failed film about a small town and its ordinary people."
‑ Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat, Spirituality and Practice
More reviews for Grandview, U.S.A. on Rotten Tomatoes

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