I Know My First Name Is Steven (1989)





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When 7-year-old Steven Stayner was kidnapped by a loner, he was held captive for over seven years and then escaped. He was reunited with his family, whom he had believed had forgotten about him, and both he and the family had some adjustments that had to be made after that long a separation.
Drama , Television
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Lorimar Television


Arliss Howard
as Kenneth Parnell (uncredited)
Luke Edwards
as Steven (Age 7)
Corin Nemec
as Steven Stayner
Cindy Pickett
as Kay Stayner
Bryan Cranston
as Officer Dickenson
Ray Walston
as Bob Augustine
Gregg Henry
as Off. Kean
Beth Grant
as Mrs. Beta
Whitney Rydbeck
as Mr. Craft
John Ashton
as Del Staynor
Barry Corbin
as Off. Warner
Barbara Tarbuck
as School Counselor
Alan Fudge
as Chief Johnson
Peter Michael Goetz
as Pat Hallford
Raymond Cruz
as Punk #2
Amy O'Neill
as Jodie
Scott Curtis
as Cary Stayner (Age 11)
John Vickery
as George McLure
Todd Eric Andrews
as Cary Stayner (Age 18)
Vance Valencia
as Selfides
Tiiu Leek
as Reporter #1
Pamela McMyler
as Rosanna
Shannon Holt
as Angela White
Gregory "Mars" Martin
as Victor (Age 14)
Jeff Olson
as Reporter #4
Dave Adams
as Cashier
Robert Balderson
as P.E. Teacher
William Frankfather
as Judge Sabraw
Annie O'Donnell
as Official
June C. Ellis
as Miss Rebecca
James Ingersoll
as Joe Allen
Robina Suwol
as Checker
Wendy Gordon
as TV Newscaster
Kim Maxwell
as Reporter #3
Stephanie Walski
as Cindy Stayner (Age 9)
Andrew Amador
as TV Reporter
Shane McCabe
as Fat Clerk
Jacob Gelman
as Timmy White
Al Berry
as Customer
Jonathan Perpich
as Officer Severeid
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It was an excellent movie! A good movie to watch with children and a great discussion opener of kidnapping and talking with strangers.

Teshia M
Teshia M

ANOTHER TRUE STORY !!! Ths little Boy gets kidnaped And Returns after many years To find he is a lost soul drowning in the horrors of the abuse he Endured in the arms of his rapist captor!! His Brother carrie stayner grew up to Murder 2 wimen on vacation And Made HEadlines of his Own ... Then Steven Died In A Tragic car accident ... Ths movie Is A Reaminder of those who stalk children and the pain It causes .....To The Family's And Those Who Servive *

angel marth
angel marth

It's the kind of movie that I want to teach my own kids reg: stranger danger and amongst family offenders.

Steven Hoheneder
Steven Hoheneder

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