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Orphans (1987)

 -  Drama  -  18 September 1987 (USA)
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The two brothers Treat and Philip live alone since they were kids. Interdependent they dwell in a left house and live of little thefts, until an aging minor criminal moves in with them and ... See full summary »

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Barney
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Man in Park
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Mattie
Elizabeth Parrish ...
Rich Woman
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The two brothers Treat and Philip live alone since they were kids. Interdependent they dwell in a left house and live of little thefts, until an aging minor criminal moves in with them and takes over the role of a father. Written by Tom Zoerner <Tom.Zoerner@informatik.uni-erlangen.de>

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18 September 1987 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Un ángel caído  »

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$252,430 (USA)
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Keanu Reeves was considered for the role of Treat. See more »

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IS IT TRUE WHAT THEY SAY ABOUT DIXIE
Written by Irving Caesar, Samuel Lerner and Gerald Marks
(c) 1936 Irving Caesar Music Corp.
(Administered by WB Music Corp.)
Copyright Renewed / All Rights Reserved
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Great Flick
23 October 1998 | by See all my reviews

This movie has a power that many movies lack. The acting by all three main characters is super. It's about two orphan brothers who try robbing another orphan. Instead of robbing him, they end up working for him. An awesome movie that shouldn't be missed!


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