Boy's Will be Boys
Boy's Will be Boys is a drama/comedy about three young teenage boys growing up in homes where their family didn't really seem too much like a family to them. They have three common qualities that brought them together as friends and grew their relationships into a family. They all like to cause trouble, pick up girls, and most of all, humiliate the "jocks" of the town who have been picking on them for years. The program takes place in the 1950s at a small town in Iowa.
The first of the three boys is Buckley. Buck is 14 years old. He comes from a very poor family and lives only with his mom in a trashy trailer home. Buck had an older brother who died from choking on his own vomit. Buck was only 10 years old when this happened, and dreams about it occasionally and shows how much he misses his brother; the only father like figure he had in his life.
Physically Buck is fit and naturally a strong young man. He owns only two t-shirts and one pair of jeans that are quite dirty at most times. His mother is an alcoholic who works at the grocery store and lets the three boys steal from it as often as they want. Buck's whole life as a student has been terrible because of the "jocks" hazing him day in and day out."
The next boy is Herbert. Herbert is 13 years old and it only takes one word to describe his appearance: Geek. He is not athletic, wears big thick glasses and jeans hiked up to his belly button. His parents are very protective of him and he never had a lot of friends. His dad is a scientist and...