Timmy Taylor and his two friends, Stevie and Buddy capture escaped convict Carl Banks (Jim Varney) and hold him hostage in their treehouse over the weekend so that Timmy can use Carl as his current event project at school on Monday. The boys then find that Carl is mixed up in a counterfeiting ring that could spell trouble for them too. Written by
It takes an entire police force to look for an escaped convict...And a group of ten-year-olds to catch him.
Did You Know?
Jim Varney was having complications during production of this film. Jim a heavy tobacco smoker, was diagnosed with lung cancer during production and refused to hault filming due to his illness. See more
Stevie's hair during the treehouse courtroom scene. See more
We checked out the old Johnson place.
I told you kids to stay away from there, you could get hurt.
Or worse, we know.
There were these two guys there, they looked like cops.
They are cops, not the kind you want to run into. They're the boss's guys, he keeps them around to minimize suspicion.
References The X-Files
Don't Mess with Us
Written by Richard Bowers, John DeFaria
and T. Lavitz
Performed by Sean Holt See more