For Morgan Hiller (James Spader), it's tough enough being the new kid in school. But when he tangles with a local gang, he becomes the lone target of some rough revenge. And when he falls for the gang leader's girlfriend (Kim Richards), the situation turns from dangerous to deadly. Welcome to TUFF TURF -- where enemies are made, reputations are earned, and love is the most risky affair of all.
Robert Downey co-stars in this powerful '80s high school drama that features live performances by the The Jim Carroll Band and Jack Mack & The Heart Attack, plus songs by Marianne Faithfull, Southside Johnny, Lene Lovich, and more.