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Rent-a-Kid (1995)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama | Family | Comedy  -  4 November 1995 (USA)
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Harry Habert, owner of a rent office has an original idea: To rent babies from a nearby orphanage to the local families. He rents the Ward brothers to his first customers...

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Lawrence 'Larry' Kayvey
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Dr. Leff
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Tracy, Haber's Office Secretary (as Ellen Ray-Hennessy)
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Mr. Nicely
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Harry Habert, owner of a rent office has an original idea: To rent baby's from a nearby orphanage to the local families. He rents the Ward brother's to his first customers... Written by Tognacci Sebastiano <seblog@maya.dei.unipd.it>

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Valerie Syracuse: Rememborize that, ok?
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Sappy but it grows on you.
21 August 1999 | by (Smalltown, Ind.) – See all my reviews

Obnoxious Yuppies rent three kids to see if they will like being parents. Suspension of disbelief is required, of course, because in real life there is a shortage of non-dysfunctional kids to be adopted. The dad is a real jerk and the mom is very likeable. Good for kids.


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