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Chains of Gold (1991)

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Scott Barnes (Travolta) is an alcoholic turned social worker hellbent on saving a young boy named Tommy (Lawrence) from self-destructing when he finds out he has begun selling crack in an ... See full summary »

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Jackie
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Tommy (as Joey Lawrence)
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Sergeant Falco
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Lieutenant Ortega
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Martha Burke
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Rachel Burke
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Che Che
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Ed
Will Knickerbocker ...
Donaldson
Jafari Dunn ...
Pedro
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Scott Barnes (Travolta) is an alcoholic turned social worker hellbent on saving a young boy named Tommy (Lawrence) from self-destructing when he finds out he has begun selling crack in an organization called YIP, run by Carlos (Bratt). Written by Angela Anuszewski <axa143@psu.edu>

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If you think one man can't make a difference, think again. See more »


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15 September 1991 (USA)  »

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Cadenas de oro  »

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Filmed in 1989 for a theatrical release, but debuted on cable television. See more »

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This film IS good!
1 September 2005 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

I actually really liked this film not just because i like joey Lawrence but because its about real issues. Joey Lawrence and John Travolta give really good performances, i was never really a fan of Travolta before i saw this film but now i see him as a really talented actor! Also Joey Lawrence gives an excellent performance as the troubled teenager tommy,everyone who still just see's him as that kid from Blossom should see this film, so they can see that there is more to him than his looks and his funny role as Joey Russo!!!Despite the bad reviews this film has had i give this film 8/10 and if you have the chance to see this film take the opportunity!


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