River Phoenix

Born: 23 August 1971, Madras, Oregon
Died: 31 October 1993, Hollywood Calif

Highlighted works

  • Stand by Me

    Stand by Me

    Four adolescent boys strike out in search of a missing contemporary in a baby boomer coming-of-age story told with assured, nostalgic charm.

  • Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade

    Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade

    The third instalment in Steven Spielberg and George Lucas’s adventure series influenced by Saturday morning serials is also the most light-hearted.

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