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A Little Game (1971)

A hostile youngster who will stop at nothing to break up his mother's marriage is suspected of homicide, and his stepfather fears that he may be the boy's next victim.

Director:

Paul Wendkos

Writers:

Carol Sobieski (teleplay), Fielden Farrington (novel)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Diane Baker ... Elaine Hamilton
Ed Nelson ... Paul Hamilton
Howard Duff ... Dunlap
Katy Jurado ... Laura
Mark Gruner ... Robert Mueller
Christopher Shea ... Stu Parker
Helen Kleeb ... Secretary
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Jason Fithian Jason Fithian ... Clubber
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A hostile youngster who will stop at nothing to break up his mother's marriage is suspected of homicide, and his stepfather fears that he may be the boy's next victim. Written by Scott White <swhite@inconnect.com>

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Is this the face of a deadly psychotic who has killed once ... and is about to kill again?


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

30 October 1971 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Il gioco See more »

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Universal Television See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Creepy Gem
14 June 2002 | by hillariSee all my reviews

The kid in this movie is every adult's nightmare. The boy pulls one heinous trick after another, including murder, to get his way. As usual, another character suspects the kid of wrongdoing, but no one believes the little darling is capable of mayhem. One of the best creepy made for TV movies from the 1970's.


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