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plants "gay" materials beside the boys, and a suicide note stating the two were lovers participating in a suicide pact.
In 2000, Ryder received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, honoring her legacy in the film industry. Although the part went to Annabeth Gish, writer/director David Seltzer noticed her talent and cast her in his 1986 film Lucas, about a boy called Lucas (Corey Haim) and his life at high school.
Ryder's personal life has attracted significant media attention. In 1985, Ryder sent a videotaped audition, where she recited a monologue from the novel Franny and Zooey by J. Shot in the summer of 1985, the film co-starred Charlie Sheen and Kerri Green with Ryder playing Rina, one of Lucas's friends at school.
After appearances in film and on television, Ryder continued her acting career with the cult film Heathers (1988), a controversial satire of teenage suicide and high school life that has since become a landmark teen film.
She later appeared in the coming of age drama Mermaids (1990), earning a Golden Globe nomination, and in the same year appeared alongside Johnny Depp in Burton's dark fairy-tale Edward Scissorhands (1990), and shortly thereafter with Keanu Reeves in Francis Ford Coppola's gothic romance Bram Stoker's Dracula (1992).