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
[the boys find out Principal Ott is Carl's old boss who had him turned in
Ott the Snot! I mean, Principal Snot, I mean...
You two know each other?
He's our principal!
They let you work with kids?
Who would ever suspect an elementary school principal?
Don't Mess with Us
Written by Richard Bowers, John DeFaria
and T. Lavitz
Performed by Sean Holt See more