The Kid (1997)

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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
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Studio:
Miramax

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Cast

Rod Steiger
as Harry Sloan
Jane Wheeler
as Doreen Albright
Mark Camacho
as Dan Albright
Jason Cavalier
as Young Harry
Tod Fennell
as Russel
Jason Tremblay
as Ryan Albright
Jeff Saumier
as Jimmy Albright
Victor Knight
as Father Antoine
Ray Aranha
as Cappy
Deano Clavet
as Santino
Babs Gadbois
as Mrs. Barker
Marc Denis
as Ring Announcer
Miriam Samuels
as Counterperson
Kenneth Clegg
as Referee
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Critic Reviews for The Kid

All Critics (2)

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.

May 24, 2002
Filmcritic.com

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