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The Kid from Nowhere (1982)

TV Movie | 120 min | Drama, Family

A single mother is overprotective of her mentally challenged son which has made him angry and difficult, while she denies herself a social life. Things change for the better when the boy gains self-esteem training for the Special Olympics ...See moreA single mother is overprotective of her mentally challenged son which has made him angry and difficult, while she denies herself a social life. Things change for the better when the boy gains self-esteem training for the Special Olympics and his mother learns to let go. Written by Anonymous See less
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Jan 4, 1982 (United States)

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Susan Saint James
Samantha 'Sam' Kandal Samantha 'Sam' Kandal   See fewer
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Beau Bridges
Bud Herren Bud Herren   See fewer
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Loretta Swit
Caroline Baker Caroline Baker   See fewer
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Ricky Wittman
John Kandal John Kandal   See fewer
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Janet MacLachlan
Linda Killian Linda Killian   See fewer
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Fred Dryer
Larry Kandal Larry Kandal   See fewer
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Nicholas Pryor
Greg Baker Sr. Greg Baker Sr.   See fewer
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Lynn Carlin
Molly Edward Molly Edward   See fewer
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Pat Petersen
Greg Baker Jr. (as Patrick Petersen) Greg Baker Jr. (as Patrick Petersen)   See fewer
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Andrew Parks
James Leonard James Leonard   See fewer
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Edith Fields
Gift Shop Customer Gift Shop Customer   See fewer
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Rafer Johnson
Himself Himself   See fewer
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Selma Archerd
Dress Shop Saleslady Dress Shop Saleslady   See fewer
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Harley Random
Debbie Debbie   See fewer
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Ron Masak
Olympics Announcer Olympics Announcer   See fewer
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Erin Farrell
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Michael Lepre
Soccer Player (uncredited) Soccer Player (uncredited)   See fewer
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6.1 / 10 | 33 votes