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Playing with Fire (1985)

TV Movie | 100 min | Crime, Drama

Unintentionally hilarious made-for-TV film starring a not-so-young Gary Coleman as a teenage arsonist. The authorities, friends, and neighbors warn his absentee parents until it is too late.See moreUnintentionally hilarious made-for-TV film starring a not-so-young Gary Coleman as a teenage arsonist. The authorities, friends, and neighbors warn his absentee parents until it is too late. Written by Doug Mosurak See less
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Updated Apr 14, 1985

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Apr 14, 1985 (United States)

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Gary Coleman
David Phillips David Phillips   See fewer
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Cicely Tyson
Carol Phillips Carol Phillips   See fewer
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Ron O'Neal
Steve Phillips Steve Phillips   See fewer
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Yaphet Kotto
Fire Chief Walker Fire Chief Walker   See fewer
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Tammy Lauren
Pamela Fredericks Pamela Fredericks   See fewer
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Tom Fridley
Mike Harris Mike Harris   See fewer
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Salome Jens
Dr. Becker Dr. Becker   See fewer
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Richard McKenzie
Principal Sweeney Principal Sweeney   See fewer
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Jacque Lynn Colton
Miss Somerhalter Miss Somerhalter   See fewer
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Rance Howard
Fireman Goodwin Fireman Goodwin   See fewer
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Ron Jackson
Fireman Wilson Fireman Wilson   See fewer
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Cherie Johnson
Eileen Phillips Eileen Phillips   See fewer
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Wesley Pfenning
Mrs. Williams Mrs. Williams   See fewer
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Jonathan 'Fudge' Leonard
Hank Phillips Hank Phillips   See fewer
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John Louie
Willie Willie   See fewer
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Gary Riley
Charlie Charlie   See fewer
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Kimberly Sedgwick
Mary (as Kim Sedwick) Mary (as Kim Sedwick)   See fewer
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Brad DePlanche
Student (uncredited) Student (uncredited)   See fewer
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6.5 / 10 | 54 votes