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Rent-a-Kid (1995)

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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Tracy, Haber's Office Secretary (as Ellen Ray-Hennessy)
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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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4 November 1995 (USA)  »

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The three kids in the film appear in Goosebumps (1995-98). Crawley and Jones both appeared in the episodes The Haunted Mask & The Haunted Mask 2 as Chuck and Noah. Jones appears in all seasons but season 3. See more »

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[upon finding Molly hiding a dog tied to a rope behind her back during a disciplinary meeting]
Cliff Haber: Where did you get this one?
Molly Ward: I found it by the dumster and it had no collar.
Kyle Ward: She did not find it by the dumpster. She stole it out of a mercedes.
Brandon Ward: After she killed the driver.
Molly Ward: Did not, you liar!
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Followed by Family Plan (1997) See more »

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Cielito lindo
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Written by Quirino Mendoza
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Why rent a pain in the neck?
22 November 2001 | by (Broken Bow, Oklahoma) – See all my reviews

When an orphanage manager goes on vacation, his father takes over the details of the center and winds up renting the kids. When a well off, got it made couple with a nice apartment and great life get the notion to adopt this idea was tailor made for them. Why would they want to spoil their elegant existence with a trio of hairbrained carpet creepers? No way would people like these two need kids to make life wonderful. This movie makes it look like the real world works this way, but I am the picture of dubiety.


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