Better Off Dead Synopsis
Dumped teen (John Cusack) meets a French exchange student (Diane Franklin).
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Five Word Review

By dave1977
Super funny and totally underrated....

Pretty good

By animation_nation
A couple plot flaws, but well acted and rather funny. Did they give Oscars to childrens' films back then? A classic line in there, too. Must go!...

A Hit

By jonpeters87
Savage Steve Holland's first film is a must-see for any fans of eighties comedy. A great cast rounds out this very funny movie about suicide attempts, high school, and finding love in unexpected...

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Rated PG
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Iffy for 11+ Uneven, occasionally hilarious '80s teen comedy.
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