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Permanent Record (1988)

PG-13
91 min | Drama, Music, Romance

When David Sinclair, a popular and talented high school student commits suicide, his best friend Chris takes over many of his responsibilities; from the school production of "H.M.S. Pinafore", to caring for his family, and soon finds ...See moreWhen David Sinclair, a popular and talented high school student commits suicide, his best friend Chris takes over many of his responsibilities; from the school production of "H.M.S. Pinafore", to caring for his family, and soon finds himself under the same pressures. Written by Alexander Lum See less
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$ 8,000,000
Gross (USA)
$ 1,893,139
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Apr 22, 1988 (United States)

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Alan Boyce
David Sinclair David Sinclair   See fewer
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Chris Townsend Chris Townsend   See fewer
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Phil Diskin
Security Guard Security Guard   See fewer
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Lou Reed
Himself Himself   See fewer
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Garrett Lambert
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Richard Bradford
Leo Verdell Leo Verdell   See fewer
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Carolyn Tomei
Chemistry Teacher Chemistry Teacher   See fewer
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Ron Eckert
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Robert Hooven
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Nick Kosovich
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Sean Patrick McNerney
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Mark Springer
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Dakin Matthews
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Michelle Kathleen Beck
Blonde Buttercup Blonde Buttercup   See fewer
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Evan Knapp
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Paul Ganus
Randy Randy   See fewer
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Ron Jaxon
Woody Woody   See fewer
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Joshua Taylor Sprinkling
Nicky (as Joshua Taylor) Nicky (as Joshua Taylor)   See fewer
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Kathy Baker
Martha Sinclair Martha Sinclair   See fewer
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Jan Merlin
Minister Minister   See fewer
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Jimi Renfro
Captain Cororan Captain Cororan   See fewer
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Paul Beach
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Carman Orso
Math Teacher Math Teacher   See fewer
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Barry Corbin
Jim Sinclair Jim Sinclair   See fewer
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David Selburg
Dr. Moss Dr. Moss   See fewer
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Sam Vlahos
Mr. Townsend Mr. Townsend   See fewer
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Dale Hoover
Contractor Contractor   See fewer
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Michael Horsley
Engineer Engineer   See fewer
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Elise Boat
H.M.S. Pinafore Cast Member (uncredited) H.M.S. Pinafore Cast Member (uncredited)   See fewer
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Paul Bogh
Party Drunk (uncredited) Party Drunk (uncredited)   See fewer
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Neal A. Corl
High School Kid (uncredited) High School Kid (uncredited)   See fewer
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Michael Della Femina
Jock (uncredited) Jock (uncredited)   See fewer
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6.4 / 10 | 1,638 votes