A 13 year old boy, Jim, is on a family trip to a WW2 museum on a rainy day when he suddenly finds himself thrown back in time to Normandy, France in the early morning hours of June 6, 1944 where he is picked up by four American soldiers.
Half Pint is the dramatic story of a young boy named Jim who cares nothing about history who is on a rainy day trip to a WW2 museum with his Mother and sister. Sneaking off to be on his own and play his video game, he suddenly finds himself thrown back in time to Normandy in the early morning hours of the 6th of June 1944. This young Half Pint is picked up by four Airborne soldiers (Ace, Sarge, Sparks & Joker) who take him along on their mission as forward observers hiding in a windmill near Carentan, France. When Jim gets back to the present, he wants to talk with grandpa to learn about the contributions of our greatest generation. The goal of this film is not to teach children history but instead to motivate them to talk to the generations that made it. The producers hope to give them an understanding that history is not a famous date when a famous person made a famous speech and the world changed. History is made of the contributions of every person that chooses to make a ...Written by
The role of 13 year old JIM, aka Half Pint, is played by Osmani Rodriguez Jr. who is the son of actor Osmani Rodriguez. Daniel Charlton who plays the grandfather is a retired career army officer and the father of actor William Charlton. See more »