The Death of Richie

23/05/2011
  |  Buy to Own: 23/05/2011
  |  97 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC
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Synopsis

Late 1970s TV movie based on a true story. The film follows the decline of bright, handsome teenager Richie (Robbie Benson) as his drugs habit spirals out of control. Richie's addiction has a dramatic impact on his relationship with his parents, George (Ben Gazzara) and Carol (Eileen Brennan), with ultimately tragic consequences.