7.2/10
30

Seventeen Going on Nowhere (1980)

| Drama, Short | TV Short
This was Estevez earliest work. He plays a troubled teen who is staying out all night and partying. His father Ramon Bieri (from Joe's World) makes attempts to reason with him and calm him ... See full summary »

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Learn more

More Like This 

Tex (1982)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

After their mother dies and their father leaves them, teenage brothers Tex and Mason McCormick struggle to make it on their own.

Director: Tim Hunter
Stars: Matt Dillon, Jim Metzler, Meg Tilly
In the Custody of Strangers (TV Movie 1982)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

A teenage delinquent who goes on a drunken joyride is left in jail overnight by his parents in the hope that he might learn a lesson from it. But events follow which result in the boy ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Greenwald
Stars: Martin Sheen, Jane Alexander, Emilio Estevez
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Two juvenile delinquents find themselves growing apart, for one is growing up, and the other is staying young and reckless.

Director: Christopher Cain
Stars: Emilio Estevez, Craig Sheffer, Larry B. Scott
Repo Man (1984)
Comedy | Crime | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Young punk Otto becomes a repo man after helping to steal a car, and stumbles into a world of wackiness as a result.

Director: Alex Cox
Stars: Harry Dean Stanton, Emilio Estevez, Tracey Walter
Wisdom (1986)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Unable to find work after a past felony, graduate John Wisdom and his girlfriend embark on a cross-country bank-robbing spree in order to aid American farmers.

Director: Emilio Estevez
Stars: Emilio Estevez, Demi Moore, Tom Skerritt
Insight I (1960–1984)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

American Roman Catholic religious-themed anthology shedding light on the contemporary search for meaning, freedom, and love.

Stars: Ellwood Kieser, Efrem Zimbalist Jr., Martin Sheen
Nightmares (1983)
Horror | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Anthology of four horror tales with a supernatural twist based on urban legends.

Director: Joseph Sargent
Stars: Cristina Raines, Joe Lambie, Anthony James
Men at Work (1990)
Action | Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

Two garbage men uncover a conspiracy involving illegal toxic waste dumping and decide to bring the whole operation down.

Director: Emilio Estevez
Stars: Charlie Sheen, Emilio Estevez, Leslie Hope
Badlands (1973)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

An impressionable teenage girl from a dead-end town and her older greaser boyfriend embark on a killing spree in the South Dakota badlands.

Director: Terrence Malick
Stars: Martin Sheen, Sissy Spacek, Warren Oates
Action | Comedy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

A group of people try to survive when machines start to come alive and become homicidal.

Director: Stephen King
Stars: Emilio Estevez, Pat Hingle, Laura Harrington
Action | Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

A spoof on Lethal Weapon (1987), other movies, TV commercials etc. 2 unlike LA cops investigate a cocaine in girl scout cookies case.

Director: Gene Quintano
Stars: Emilio Estevez, Samuel L. Jackson, Jon Lovitz
To Climb a Mountain (TV Movie 1982)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
Director: Michael Ray Rhodes
Stars: Joshua Bryant, Judith Eagan, Emilio Estevez
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Ramon Bieri
Emilio Estevez
Phil Mogg Phil Mogg ... Concert Rock Band (as U.F.O.)
Andy Parker Andy Parker ... Concert Rock Band (as U.F.O.)
Michael Schenker ... Concert Rock Band (as U.F.O.)
U.F.O. ... Concert Rock Band
Pete Way Pete Way ... Concert Rock Band (as U.F.O.)
Edit

Storyline

This was Estevez earliest work. He plays a troubled teen who is staying out all night and partying. His father Ramon Bieri (from Joe's World) makes attempts to reason with him and calm him down, to no avail. He finally "kidnaps" his own son and takes him out to the middle of the woods to camp in a final attempt to temper the young man's behaviors. Written by jephduarte

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama | Short

Edit

Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Also Known As:

17 Going on Nowhere See more »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color
See full technical specs »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Contribute to This Page

Free Movies and TV Shows to Watch Now

On IMDb TV, you can catch Hollywood hits and popular TV series at no cost. Select any poster below to play the movie, totally free!

Browse all our free movies and TV series

Stream Trending TV Series With Prime Video

Explore popular and recently added TV series available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed