The Kid (1997)

The Kid


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Rod Steiger stars in this story about Jimmy, a young man who has both talent and enthusiasm for boxing, and an elderly trainer and former fighter who sees in Jimmy the makings of a champion. However, Jimmy's parents don't approve of his ambitions as a pugilist, and he finds himself leading a double life in order to follow his own dreams without betraying his family.

Rating: PG
Genre: Drama, Kids & Family
Directed By:
Written By: Seymour Blicker
In Theaters:
On DVD: May 21, 2002



as Harry Sloan

as Jimmy Albright

as Dan Albright

as Doreen Albright

as Russel

as Ryan Albright

as Father Antoine

as Santino

as Mrs. Barker

as Counterperson

as Young Harry

as Ring Announcer
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Loving coach helps teen box his way out of family conflict.

Full Review… | January 7, 2014
Common Sense Media

It's Girlfight without the girl. Or it's The Karate Kid without the karate.

Full Review… | May 24, 2002

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