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Charlie and the Great Balloon Chase (1981)

TV Movie | 98 min | Family, Adventure

Charlie Bartlett is a retired railroad worker whose dream of crossing the country in a hot air balloon is encouraged by his grandson Morris O'Neill. Morris decides to go along with his grandfather for the ride despite the misgivings of ...See moreCharlie Bartlett is a retired railroad worker whose dream of crossing the country in a hot air balloon is encouraged by his grandson Morris O'Neill. Morris decides to go along with his grandfather for the ride despite the misgivings of Morris's widowed mother Susan, whose plans to remarry have left her son disenchanted. Written by Anonymous See less
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Updated Jul 12, 1981

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Jul 12, 1981 (United States)

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23 cast members
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Jack Albertson
Charlie Bartlett Charlie Bartlett   See fewer
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Adrienne Barbeau
Susan O'Neill Susan O'Neill   See fewer
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John Reilly
Wes Cummings Wes Cummings   See fewer
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Slim Pickens
Ben Khlover Ben Khlover   See fewer
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William Bogert
Alfred Lawson Alfred Lawson   See fewer
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Pat Cooper
Uncle Mike Uncle Mike   See fewer
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Bert Freed
Carlo Carlo   See fewer
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Anne Seymour
Mrs. Lawson Mrs. Lawson   See fewer
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Moosie Drier
Morris O'Neill Morris O'Neill   See fewer
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Laurence Haddon
Sam Spade Sam Spade   See fewer
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Jack Knight
Police Sergeant Police Sergeant   See fewer
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Morgan Farley
Fraiser (as Morgan Farlay) Fraiser (as Morgan Farlay)   See fewer
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Jack Collins
Sergeant Squire Sergeant Squire   See fewer
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Edward Ansara
Gardener Gardener   See fewer
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Irvin Mosley Jr.
Morgan (as Irvin Mosley) Morgan (as Irvin Mosley)   See fewer
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Angela Aames
Gangster's Moll (uncredited) Gangster's Moll (uncredited)   See fewer
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Luther Fear
Deputy sheriff (uncredited) Deputy sheriff (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jeffrey Paul Morgan
Trucker (uncredited) Trucker (uncredited)   See fewer
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5.7 / 10 | 27 votes