River's Edge is Based on a True Story

The movie River's Edge debuted as a made for tv movie that was inspired by the murder of Marcy Conrad in Milpitas, California in 1981.


  1. Please post if you know where Marcy is buried, I created a memorial for her on Find a Grave, and would like to add that info.

  2. This movie doesn't star Ethan Hawke. It stars Crispin Glover, Keanu Reeves, and Ione Skye.