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November 1976 (USA) See more »
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Get ready to have a happy day... Kenny & Co. are coming your way! See more »
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Several days in the life of Kenny, a typical 12-year-old, and his friends. Kenny goes through all the... See more » | Add synopsis »
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Wonderful kids movie that was lost and now finally found See more (20 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)
Dan McCann ... Kenny

A. Michael Baldwin ... Doug (as Michael Baldwin)
Jeff Roth ... Sherman
Ralph Richmond ... Big Doug

Reggie Bannister ... Mr. Donovan
Clay Foster ... Mr. Brink
Kenneth V. Jones ... Mr. Soupy (as Ken Jones)
Willy Masterson ... Johnny Hoffman
David Newton ... Pudwell
James E. dePriest ... Dad
Kate Coscarelli ... Mom (as S.T. Coscarelli)
Terrie Kalbus ... Marcy (as Terri Kalbus)
Margaret Alexander ... Kenny's Sister
Starla Dotson ... Sister's Friend
Eswin Cajas ... Paco
Kraig Metzinger ... Doug's Friend
Bradley Ackerman ... Gra-Y Boy
Doug Lance ... Sherman's Dad
Glen Tenove ... Little Roy
George W. Singer Jr. ... Driver, Corvette

Gregg Perrie ... Passenger, Corvette
Shirley Nisbet ... First Trick or Treat
Robin Wyant ... Popcorn Ball Man
Mary Ellen Shaw ... Last Trick or Treat
Darrell Kitchell ... First Officer
James Catti ... Second Officer
Frani Ridder ... Office Clerk
Veronica Snelson ... Nurse

Directed by
Don Coscarelli 
 
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Don Coscarelli 

Produced by
Dac Coscarelli .... executive producer (as D.A. Coscarelli)
Don Coscarelli .... producer
Kate Coscarelli .... executive producer (as S.T. Coscarelli)
Paul Pepperman .... associate producer
 
Original Music by
Fred Myrow 
 
Cinematography by
Don Coscarelli 
 
Film Editing by
Don Coscarelli 
 
Art Direction by
Kate Coscarelli  (as S.T. Coscarelli)
 
Set Decoration by
Shirley Nisbet 
 
Costume Design by
Cyndie Coscarelli 
 
Production Management
Paul Pepperman .... production manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Darrell Kitchell .... second assistant director
Paul Pepperman .... assistant director
 
Art Department
David Goldstein .... assistant set decorator
 
Sound Department
W. Frank Bell .... boom operator
Don Booth .... sound recordist
Gene Corso .... sound effects
Lorane Mitchell .... sound effects (as Lorane E. Mitchell)
Paul Ratajczak .... sound engineer
Michael J. Rose .... sound recordist
Ross Taylor .... sound effects
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Gary Griest .... grip
Corey Leedom .... best boy
Steve McKenzie .... second assistant camera
George W. Singer Jr. .... key grip
 
Editorial Department
Dan Manson .... editorial assistant
 
Music Department
Reggie Bannister .... music associate
 
Transportation Department
Stephen Elders .... transportation captain
 
Other crew
Dennis Kitchell .... production assistant
Laura Stam .... script supervisor
 

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90 min
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Wonderful kids movie that was lost and now finally found, 5 January 2010
Author: sgtking from United States

Few movies about childhood truly capture it. If the film is made by people who are just in it for the money then it will likely lack the spirit of what it's like being a kid. Like in the 1990s with all those movies involving kids in sports. Some like 'The Sandlot' were obviously made from the heart, while others like the 'Mighty Ducks' sequels seemed to be just made to capitalize on the first film's success. There's also a lot of great ones that feel through the cracks, but eventually did find an audience. Before scaring us with the first 'Phantasm' film, Don Coscarelli cooked up a little known picture about being a kid in 1970s suburbia. Made on a very modest budget, the film has real heart and soul in it and now can be seen by those looking for a worthwhile kids film that might remind them of the good times they had as kids.

Pros: Excellent performances by both the child and adult actors. Great score that'll stick in your mind after the film is over. Nicely photographed. Lots of humorous situations. Moves at a brisk pace. Fantastic script by director Coscarelli. Made with a real sense of fun. Many great sequences, big and small, that'll stay with you.

Cons: Some aspects haven't aged well. Something could have been a bit more fleshed out.

Final thoughts: It's always nice to be reminded of the good times from your childhood. And though this film was made years before mine, it features things that still reminded me of my childhood years. A really nice movie that'll put a smile on your face and make you laugh now and again.

My rating: 4/5

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