For Keeps (1988)

Genres - Comedy Drama  |   Sub-Genres - Family Drama, Teen Movie  |   Release Date - Jan 15, 1988 (USA)  |   Run Time - 98 min.  |   Countries - USA  |   MPAA Rating - PG13
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Young, ambitious high school students Darcy Elliot (Molly Ringwald) and Stan Bobrucz (Randal Batinkoff) have a hitch thrown into their plans to attend college and pursue professional careers when they discover that Darcy is pregnant. Deciding against abortion or adoption, the couple decides to carry the child to term and to try to raise it themselves; however they are unprepared for the myriad of decisions and responsibilities that they are forced to deal with.

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abortion, adoption, coming-of-age, family, generation, high-school, love, marriage, parent, pregnancy, romance, teenagers