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R| 1 hr. 41 min.

Plot Summary
A teen (Noah Fleiss) with an alcoholic, abusive father (Val Kilmer) and a harsh mother (Karen Young) turns to theft to vent his frustrations.

Cast: Noah Fleiss , Val Kilmer , Karen Young , Ethan Hawke , John Leguizamo , Austin Pendleton , Max Ligosh , James Costa

Director: Frank Whaley

Genres: Drama

Distributor: Trimark Pictures

Joe The King (1999)

Release Date: October 15th, 1999|1 hr. 41 min.

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critic reviews (10)
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  • 100
    Edward Guthmann San Francisco Chronicle

    This is a smart film, told in a minor key, that augurs well for Whaley's directing career. show more

  • 75
    Jami Bernard New York Daily News

    The movie isn't a day in the park, but it manages to close on an existentially uplifting note. show more

  • 73
    Michael Atkinson Mr. Showbiz

    Rarely falters but neither does it ever take flight. show more

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