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Christopher Cain was born on October 29, 1943 in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, USA as Bruce Doggett. He is a director and writer, known for Young Guns (1988), The Next Karate Kid (1994) and The Principal (1987). See full bio »
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 2000 A Father's Choice (TV Movie)
 1998-1999 The Magnificent Seven (TV Series) (5 episodes)
- Chinatown (1999)
- The New Law (1999)
- Working Girls (1998)
 1997 Gone Fishin'
 1997 Rose Hill (TV Movie)
 1992 Lakota Moon (TV Movie)
 1992 Pure Country
 1990 Wheels of Terror (TV Movie)
 1988 Young Guns
 1987 The Principal
 1984 The Stone Boy
 1976 Elmer
 1976 Grand Jury
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Music video: Directed George Strait's video "Carrying Your Love With Me".

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You can have all the rhetoric you want come out of your mouth. But when you make it specific, a name, a beating heart, it becomes something else.


Stepfather of Roger Cain and Dean Cain; father of Krisinda Cain. See more »

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