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PG-13| 1 hr. 52 min.

Plot Summary
American big-band jazz beats in the hearts of young German friends (Robert Sean Leonard, Christian Bale, Frank Whaley) confronted by the Nazis.

Cast: Robert Sean Leonard , Christian Bale , Frank Whaley , Barbara Hershey , Kenneth Branagh , Tushka Bergen , David Tom , Julia Stemberger

Director: Thomas Carter

Genres: Drama

Swing Kids (1993)

Release Date: January 1st, 1993|1 hr. 52 min.

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critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( 2 )
  • 50
    Peter Stack San Francisco Chronicle

    Yet for all its faults and limitations, Swing Kids is not necessarily easy to forget. [05 Mar 1993] show more

  • 50
    Susan Wloszczyna USA Today

    This senior-class Cabaret is just a TV after-school special with a better soundtrack. [05 Mar 1993] show more

  • 70
    Julie Salamon Wall Street Journal

    Mr. Carter's intelligent, straight-forward style and the good performances of the young actors prohibit hooting at the story's completely American approach to a German story. [11 Mar 1993] show more

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