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Harley (1991)

PG | | Drama | 1 May 1991 (USA)
Harley is a 'troubled teen' from L.A. who is arrested. A progressive social worker has Harley sent to Texas to live with the Nortons, an open-minded, heartful Christian family, and spend ... See full summary »

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Complete credited cast:
... Harley
Eli Cummins ... Jim (as Eli Cummings)
Jan DeWitt ... Judy
Kim Valentine ... Bobby
Chad Sheets ... Joey
Frank Kuntz ... Frank
Darryl Kuntz ... Darryl
Thom Meyers ... Leach
Karl Schaeffer ... Chihuahua
Helena Humann ... Ethel
Harlan Jordan ... Vernon (as Harlon Jordan)
Dale Kassel ... Sheriff
David W. Parker ... Herbert (as David Parker)
Frank Kuntz Sr. ... Hungarian Truck Driver
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Harley is a 'troubled teen' from L.A. who is arrested. A progressive social worker has Harley sent to Texas to live with the Nortons, an open-minded, heartful Christian family, and spend two months on their ranch. Surrounded by a town full of doddering hicks, Harley takes on ranch chores, learns to ride horses, and finds love in a local girl while the Nortons try to bring him into the fold. Eventually Harley chooses to release his pain in exchange for a return to faith, culminating in his calling for God's help to save the life of the burglar who framed him. Written by <romulus@shore.net>

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Harley - katujen kasvatti  »

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Filmed in 1984 but not released until 1991. See more »

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Referenced in Pamela's Prayer (1998) See more »

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Life Ain't Got No Reason And It Sure Don't Rhyme
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3 April 2006 | by See all my reviews

I liked this movie the first time I saw it, when it was called "Dakota" another rehash of the same story... It was a little different but not enough to make me happy.

All in All this movie wasn't his best work, but then again what was? IMHO, it would have to be the 2 young guns and the movie The First Power. Lou Diamond Phillips is a good co-star, Not a great star per-say, but now That he has done some television work hes getting better.

I just hope no one takes these comments to heart, they are just opinions not facts, And I respect Mr. Phillips for his work. Except of course his movie "Shadow of the Wolf".


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