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Kid (1990)

A mysterious man returns to his former hometown to take revenge on the locals who murdered his parents when he was a boy.

Director:

John Mark Robinson

Writer:

Leslie Bohem
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
C. Thomas Howell ... Kid
Sarah Trigger ... Kate
Brian Austin Green ... Metal Louie
R. Lee Ermey ... Luke
Dale Dye ... Garvey
Michael Bowen ... Harlan
Damon Martin ... Pete
Lenore Kasdorf ... Alice
Michael Cavanaugh ... Walters
Tony Epper Tony Epper ... Truck
Don Collier ... Clarke
Don Baker Don Baker ... Jamie
Don Starr ... Bleeker
Fred Sugerman Fred Sugerman ... Dad
Heather McNair Heather McNair ... Mom
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A young man known as the Kid returns to the small town where his parents were murdered when he was a boy. He's there for revenge. Locals Kate and Louie befriend him, much to the annoyance of some of the town folk. Written by Rob Hartill

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Trivia

Don Starr's last film. See more »

Goofs

(Around 81 minutes) the kid walks into Kate's room with his right arm by his side but in the next shot, the arm is on the door jamb. See more »

Quotes

Kate: Take off your pants.
[Kid looks surprised]
Kate: I want to wash your things.
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Restless Heart
Written by Michael Lord, Rick Chadock and Dennis Dries
Performed by Tattoo Rodeo
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A favorite cult classic
26 January 2001 | by b0615See all my reviews

This has become one of my favorite movies. This is partly because I am the biggest C. Thomas Howell fan out there. The plot: young man comes back to get revenge on the people who killed his parents when he was still a kid. The scene of their death is so sad. This movie makes you laugh, cry, and grab the edge of your seat. The inside joke with the dog is really cute. The romance between the Kid and the leading lady (Sarah Trigger-terrific job) is so sweet. Even though I don't believe in getting revenge, especially when it has to do with murder, I felt very sorry the main character. It shows a great sign of talent a viewer feels compasion for a character whether or not that person agrees with the action he/she takes in the movie. Rent it, buy it, see it. You won't be sorry.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

2 November 1990 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

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Tapestry Films See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color
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