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Kid (1990)

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I young man (the 'Kid') returns to the small town where his parents were murdered when he was a boy. He's there for revenge. Locals Kate and Louie befriend him, much to the annoyance of ... See full summary »

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Kid
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Kate
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Metal Louie
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Luke
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Garvey
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Harlan
Damon Martin ...
Pete
Lenore Kasdorf ...
Alice
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Walters
Tony Epper ...
Truck
Don Collier ...
Clarke
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Jamie
Don Starr ...
Bleeker
Fred Sugerman ...
Dad
Heather McNair ...
Mom
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I young man (the 'Kid') returns to the small town where his parents were murdered when he was a boy. He's there for revenge. Locals Kate and Louie befriend him, much to the annoyance of some of the town folk. Written by Rob Hartill

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Don Starr's last film. See more »

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Kate: [to Kid] I have nightmares sometimes, too. But they don't make me wake up screaming, they just leave me feeling kind of empty.
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Restless Heart
Written by Michael Lord and Rick Chadock and Dennis Dries
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A favorite cult classic
26 January 2001 | by (Augusta, GA) – See all my reviews

This has become one of my favorite movies. This is partly because I am the biggest C. Thomas Howell fan out there. The plot: young man comes back to get revenge on the people who killed his parents when he was still a kid. The scene of their death is so sad. This movie makes you laugh, cry, and grab the edge of your seat. The inside joke with the dog is really cute. The romance between the Kid and the leading lady (Sarah Trigger-terrific job) is so sweet. Even though I don't believe in getting revenge, especially when it has to do with murder, I felt very sorry the main character. It shows a great sign of talent a viewer feels compasion for a character whether or not that person agrees with the action he/she takes in the movie. Rent it, buy it, see it. You won't be sorry.


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