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Old Enough (1984)

 -  Drama  -  24 August 1984 (USA)
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Twelve-year-old, well-bred Lonnie meets the impudent Karen on the street. They spend some time together and Karen teaches Lonnie some of her favorite pastimes, like make-up, shop-lifting, ... See full summary »

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Cast

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Lonnie
Rainbow Harvest ...
Karen
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Johnny
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Mr. Bruckner
Susan Kingsley ...
Mrs. Bruckner
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Carla
Fran Brill ...
Mrs. Sloan
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Mr. Sloan
Anne Pitoniak ...
Katherine
Charlie Willenger ...
Danny
Michael Monetti ...
Mikey
Manny Jacobs ...
Jimmy
Gina Battist ...
Marlene (as Gina Batiste)
Paul Butler ...
Security guard
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Twelve-year-old, well-bred Lonnie meets the impudent Karen on the street. They spend some time together and Karen teaches Lonnie some of her favorite pastimes, like make-up, shop-lifting, skipping school and lying to her parents about it, but confessing to the priest later. But Karen also learns some honesty from Lonnie. A film about social differences and growing up. Written by Tom Zoerner <Tom.Zoerner@informatik.uni-erlangen.de>

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Karen: Your bananas is rotten, and this whole dinner stinks!
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great flick, couldn't put it down
13 December 2002 | by See all my reviews

This is a story of a friendship between an unlikely pair but kids don't care. One young girl comes from a well-bred upper class family and another girl is a street smart daughter of a New York apt. building super. They learn from one another about a different culture and the dialog is fantastic

  • extremely believable. I'm sorry the overall rating this movie received


was so mediocre. The low scores were obviously given by persons out of touch with real life, especially from the perspective of a young girl.


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