MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 1,152 this week

The Baron and the Kid (1984)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama | Sport  -  21 November 1984 (USA)
5.9
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.9/10 from 98 users  
Reviews: 3 user

Add a Plot

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

On Disc

at Amazon

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 9 titles
created 18 Apr 2011
 
a list of 219 titles
created 05 Jul 2013
 
list image
a list of 47 titles
created 11 months ago
 
a list of 809 titles
created 8 months ago
 
a list of 51 titles
created 3 weeks ago
 

Related Items


Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: The Baron and the Kid (TV Movie 1984)

The Baron and the Kid (TV Movie 1984) on IMDb 5.9/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of The Baron and the Kid.

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

The Night Rider (TV Short 1962)
Western | Short | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Tim is the boss of a trail-herding crew consisting of Kentucky, a cook who plays the guitar, Joe, and Marty, a young, impressionable cowhand who longs for the glamorous life of a gunfighter... See full summary »

Director: Michael Hinn
Stars: Johnny Cash, Dickie Jones, Johnny Western
Pair of Aces (TV Movie 1990)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

A Texas Ranger has to protect his two daughters as he investigates a serial killer who is attacking cheerleaders. Meanwhile he finds himself working with a safe cracker who claims to be ... See full summary »

Director: Aaron Lipstadt
Stars: Weasel Forshaw, Doris Hargrave, Lash La Rue
Songwriter (1984)
Drama | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Doc Jenkins is a singer/songwriter who tries to leave his singer/songwriter roots to be a music "mogul", and gets tangled up in a bad publishing deal. He enlists a team of cronies, ... See full summary »

Director: Alan Rudolph
Stars: Willie Nelson, Kris Kristofferson, Melinda Dillon
Drama | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

A black-clad Johnny Cash appears in and narrates this version of the story of Jesus' life, death, and resurrection, which was shot on location in Israel. Cash performs a number of original ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Elfstrom
Stars: Johnny Cash, Robert Elfstrom, June Carter Cash
The Tracker (TV Movie 1988)
Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

After a series of vicious crimes by a renegade group of cowboys, led by "Red Jack" Stilwell, a legendary tracker, Noble Adams is pulled out of retirement to capture Stilwell, dead or alive.... See full summary »

Director: John Guillermin
Stars: Kris Kristofferson, Scott Wilson, Mark Moses
Gunpoint (1966)
Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A young, determined sheriff and his posse chase a gang of murderous train robbers, and a kidnapped woman into New Mexico.

Director: Earl Bellamy
Stars: Audie Murphy, Joan Staley, Warren Stevens
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Based on the autobiography of Sonny Bono, this film focuses on the volatile relationship between Sonny (Jay Underwood) and Cher (Renee Faia) during the early 60's to their divorce in the late 70's.

Director: David Burton Morris
Stars: Jay Underwood, Renee Faia, Jim Pirri
Boss of Bosses (TV Movie 2001)
Biography | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

The story of the rise and fall of the powerful New York City organized crime boss, Paul Castellano.

Director: Dwight H. Little
Stars: Chazz Palminteri, Angela Alvarado, Jay O. Sanders
The Hunted (2003)
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

An FBI deep-woods tracker captures a trained assassin who has made a sport of hunting humans.

Director: William Friedkin
Stars: Tommy Lee Jones, Benicio Del Toro, Connie Nielsen
Thaddeus Rose and Eddie (TV Movie 1978)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

The story of two friends from Texas who are finally forced to face reality for themselves and for both of their girlfriends.

Director: Jack Starrett
Stars: Johnny Cash, Diane Ladd, Bo Hopkins
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Sheriff Lobo's the corrupt sheriff from Orly County who appeared in several episodes during the first season of _"B.J. and the Bear" (1979)_, as B.J.'s occasional nemesis. He now stars in ... See full summary »

Stars: Claude Akins, Brian Kerwin, Mills Watson
Message to My Daughter (TV Movie 1973)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

A confused teenager discovers a stack of tapes recorded years earlier by her dying mother.

Director: Robert Michael Lewis
Stars: Bonnie Bedelia, Martin Sheen, Kitty Winn
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
...
Harley
Dan Albright ...
Barney
Harvey Andrews ...
Railbird
Bill Ash ...
Paunehy
...
Dr. Pockett
Ron Baskin ...
Referee
Jere Beery ...
Jim
Tracey Bise ...
Inga
Ned Bridges ...
Arnie
...
Dee Dee Stanley
...
The Baron / Will
Bill Crabb ...
No-Neck
Dean DuBois ...
Trooper Thompson
...
Railbird #2
Marc Gowan ...
Railbird
Edit

Storyline

Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

nothing to lose ... everything to win

Genres:

Drama | Sport

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

21 November 1984 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

O BarĂ£o E O Garoto  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

(Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Soundtracks

The Baron
by Paul Richey, Billy Sherrill and Jerry Taylor
Performed by Johnny Cash
Courtesy of CBS Records
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
johnny cash (ex pool hustler), tries to unite with lost son he never knew he had
9 May 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I found this to be a great movie. Being a huge pool fan I always find myself very upset with pool movies today. Not even a fan of the hustler, or color of money, which I did enjoy "The Baltimore Bullet" for it's fun.

Anyway.

This movie, though not being a big budget film and something actually from a Johnny Cash song (I'm not sure which come first the song or the movie). Is a really decent movie. It follows the lives of ex pool hustler played by Johnny Cash and a young pool hustler he finds out to be his son. It has a lot of drama that you could relate to Cash's real life, and has some of the most realistic pool games played out for a movie you will probably come by. The acting is decent and the writing is pretty much cookie cutter. But I give it an 8 for just being the best pool movie i've seen for realism on the pool table, and for the devotion the actors seemed to have for the part. They might not be the best, but at least they tried, and weren't there just trying to make more money than thou.

In a nut shell, if you're a Johnny Cash fan or a pool fan. Check this movie out, you won't be disappointed. Everyone else just expect a movie that isn't very good, and isn't very bad. Probably a forgettable movie for everyone else.


3 of 5 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
I really enjoyed the movie. NoraBU2
Discuss The Baron and the Kid (1984) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?