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The ButterCream Gang (1992)

| Comedy, Drama, Family | Video
Unlike most gangs, the ButterCream gang does good deeds. Their leader, Pete, has to go live with his aunt in Chicago. But things don't go well in Chicago and Pete is changed when he returns... See full summary »

Director:

Bruce Neibaur

Writer:

Forrest S. Baker III (screenplay by)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Jason Johnson Jason Johnson ... Scott
Michael D. Weatherred Michael D. Weatherred ... Pete
Brandon Blaser Brandon Blaser ... Eldon
Jason Glenn Jason Glenn ... Lanny
Scott Wilkinson Scott Wilkinson ... Reverend Willde / Coach (as Michael Scott)
Stephanie Dees Stephanie Dees ... Margaret
Otto J. Mileti III Otto J. Mileti III ... Mr. Carpenter
Kathryn Little Kathryn Little ... Mrs. Carpenter
Miranda Brook Chivers Miranda Brook Chivers ... Regina
Leo Ware Leo Ware ... Mr. Turner
Ivan Crosland Ivan Crosland ... Mr. Graff
Hazel Cox Hazel Cox ... Mrs. Jenkins
Jack Pinette Jack Pinette ... Pete's Gang - Boy #1
Ryan Radebaugh Ryan Radebaugh ... Pete's Gang - Boy #2
Teri-Lisa Mulligan Teri-Lisa Mulligan ... Aunt Maria
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Storyline

Unlike most gangs, the ButterCream gang does good deeds. Their leader, Pete, has to go live with his aunt in Chicago. But things don't go well in Chicago and Pete is changed when he returns. Soon Pete is hanging around with the wrong crowd. But the remaining members of the gang, especially their new leader Scott, refuse to give up on their friend Pete. Written by Joe McCauley <mccauley_je@lfs.loral.com>

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Good kids, small-town fun, and unconditional love for a struggling friend.

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Comedy | Drama | Family

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Also Known As:

Segítő szeretet See more »

Filming Locations:

Draper, Utah, USA See more »

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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color
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Trivia

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Quotes

Margaret Miller: Two papers in one day? You are an anteater, aren't you? To what do I owe this unexpected surprise?
Scott Carpenter: Pete. My dad made it sound so easy in his story, but in real life, it's a lot harder.
Margaret Miller: Maybe it isn't supposed to be easy.
Scott Carpenter: I wouldn't mind if it would make a difference, but Pete's just getting worse.
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Referenced in The Cinema Snob: Grease 2 (2016) See more »

Soundtracks

Dreams Of A Better Day
Music & Lyrics by Kurt Bestor
Performed by Judd Maher
© Black Diamond Publishing
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Not Very Interesting or Captivating
12 February 2018 | by akuck-89055See all my reviews

This movie has a very weak plot, with cheesy lines. I did not find this movie any level of interesting and was quite bored.


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