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Jimmy the Kid (1982)

PG  |   |  Comedy  |  12 November 1982 (USA)
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Gang of bumbling crooks kidnap a bratty little kid, find out they got more than they bargained for.

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Jimmy
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Bernice
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May
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Herb
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Nina
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Maurice
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Dr. Stevens
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Kelp
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Harry Walker
Robert F. Hoy ...
1st Trooper (as Bob Hoy)
Steven Chambers ...
2nd Trooper (as Steve Chambers)
Sarina C. Grant ...
Pearl (as Sarina Grant)
Lew Horn ...
Kimball
Frank Miller ...
Cop
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Gang of bumbling crooks kidnap a bratty little kid, find out they got more than they bargained for.

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Would you believe . . . the comedy crime caper of the year?

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12 November 1982 (USA)  »

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La pandilla de Arnold  »

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Trivia

The film was made and released about six years after its source novel of the same name by Donald E. Westlake had been first published in 1974. See more »

Goofs

In one scene, the limousine's front bumper is knocked off, in subsequent scenes, however, the bumper reappears and disappears. See more »

Quotes

Jimmy: I like elephants. Except when they die and you have to bury them.
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Version of Jimmy the Kid (1999) See more »

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I'm Havin' Fun
Written by Jeff Levy and Kendall Schmidt
Performed by Jackie English
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Ah, memories...
29 March 2001 | by (Norwalk CT) – See all my reviews

When I was about 10 years old, Jimmy The Kid was on HBO just about every day. I must've watched this movie a good 30 times during the summer of 1984. It was pretty lame, but there was just something about it that kept drawing me in.


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