The tumultuous life and death of "America's teenager" is chronicled in this drama, from Dean's UCLA acting days until his tragic accident. Stephen McHattie turns in an uncanny performance as the '50s film idol; William Bast, Dean's college roommate, adapted his controversial memoir for the screen. Co-starring Michael Brandon (as Bast), Brooke Adams, Amy Irving, Meg Foster, Candy Clark, Katherine Helmond. 94 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono.