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The Boy Who Could Fly (1986)
PG
114 min | Drama, Fantasy, Romance

An autistic boy who dreams of flying touches everyone he meets, including a new family who has moved in after their father dies.
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Aug 15, 1986 (United States)

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Charlene Charlene   See fewer
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Colleen Dewhurst
Mrs. Sherman Mrs. Sherman   See fewer
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Fred Gwynne
Uncle Hugo Uncle Hugo   See fewer
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Mindy Cohn
Geneva Geneva   See fewer
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Janet MacLachlan
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Aura Pithart
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Cameron Bancroft
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Jason Priestley
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Sean Kelso
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Meredith Bain Woodward
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Raimund Stamm
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Dan Zale
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Jim McLarty
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Betty Phillips
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Terry David Mulligan
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Tannis Rae
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Tom Heaton
Dr. Nelson Dr. Nelson   See fewer
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Angela Gann
Mrs. Betuel Mrs. Betuel   See fewer
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Scott Irvine
Officer Officer   See fewer
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Karen Siegel
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John Carpenter
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Nick Castle
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Tommy Lee Wallace
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Warren Carr
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Jake
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Louise Fletcher
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James Tyson
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6.5 / 10 | 5,761 votes