The New Kids/Fun Facts
From The Grindhouse Cinema Database
- This movie is known for an early villainous role by James Spader, but the same year he played the good guy, and ironically was one of the new kids, in Tuff Turf (1985).
- Shannon Presby decided to give up acting shortly after making this movie.
- Three actors from the film later appeared with actor Keanu Reeves in different films: Lori Loughlin in The Night Before (1988), John Philbin in Point Break (1991) and James Spader in The Watcher (2000).
- In the library scene Gideon asks Abby to the Drive in to see a movie called Saturday Night Girls and she turns him down saying she has seen it but there has never been a movie titled Saturday Night Girls.