Become an IMDbPro Member Today

Get access to the leading information resource for the entertainment industry

Find Contacts & Representation

Showcase Yourself

Follow Industry Trends

Stay connected with contact details for over 300,000 industry professionals and companies

Manage your photos and the credits you're Known For on IMDbPro, IMDb and Amazon Video

Keep up to date with entertainment news and follow in-development titles not available on IMDb

Start your 30-Day free trial
Already a member?

A Son's Promise (1990)

Not Rated
TV Movie | 95 min | Drama, Family

The touching true story of the fifteen years old Terry who promised his dying mother to look after his six younger brothers and keep them together as a family ... a man's job on a boy's shoulders. He had to face many misfortunes and "...See moreThe touching true story of the fifteen years old Terry who promised his dying mother to look after his six younger brothers and keep them together as a family ... a man's job on a boy's shoulders. He had to face many misfortunes and "parenthood" had such hard and unpleasant surprises for him, he was almost tempted to disappoint his mother ... Written by Willy Vanhaelen See less
Read more: Plot summary
Director
Writers
Bill Stratton (story) (teleplay) | Robert Inman (teleplay)
Cinematographer
Production Designer
Trending
MOVIEmeter
Members only
Status
Edit Released
Updated Mar 5, 1990

Release date
Mar 5, 1990 (United States)

Contacts

Become a member to access contact information

Cast

+ Add Cast
27 cast members
Name STARmeter Known for
Ricky Schroder
Terry O'Kelley (as Rick Schroder) Terry O'Kelley (as Rick Schroder)   See fewer
Top 5000
David Andrews
Wayne O'Kelley (Dad) Wayne O'Kelley (Dad)   See fewer
Members only
Veronica Cartwright
Dorothy Donaldson (guardian ad litem) Dorothy Donaldson (guardian ad litem)   See fewer
Top 5000
Stephen Dorff
Charles O'Kelley Charles O'Kelley   See fewer
Top 5000
Boyd Gaines
Dan Weston Dan Weston   See fewer
Members only
Andrew Lowery
Tommy O'Kelley (2nd oldest) Tommy O'Kelley (2nd oldest)   See fewer
Members only
Donald Moffat
Paw Paw Paw Paw   See fewer
Members only
Ryan Marshall
David O'Kelley David O'Kelley   See fewer
Members only
Trey Yearwood
Jeff O'Kelley (blonde) Jeff O'Kelley (blonde)   See fewer
Members only
Peirce Baehr
Michael O'Kelley (littlest kid) Michael O'Kelley (littlest kid)   See fewer
Members only
Grayson Fricke
Jason O'Kelley (littlest kid) Jason O'Kelley (littlest kid)   See fewer
Members only
Linda Pierce
Judy O'Kelley (Mom) Judy O'Kelley (Mom)   See fewer
Members only
Edith Ivey
Luella (step Gramdma) Luella (step Gramdma)   See fewer
Members only
Ken Strong
Lee Reynolds Lee Reynolds   See fewer
Members only
Jim Peck
Brantley Kincaid - Atty. Brantley Kincaid - Atty.   See fewer
Members only
Dan Biggers
Judge Pettus Judge Pettus   See fewer
Members only
Danny Nelson
Judge McLauren Judge McLauren   See fewer
Members only
Pamela Garmon
Sarah Hall Sarah Hall   See fewer
Members only
Andy Stahl
Principal Principal   See fewer
Members only
Joe Inscoe
Tom Donaldson Tom Donaldson   See fewer
Members only
Benji Wilhoite
Brett Pauly Brett Pauly   See fewer
Members only
Pat Fuleihan
Edwina Wylie Edwina Wylie   See fewer
Members only
Bob Hannah
Doug Barron Doug Barron   See fewer
Members only
Jerry Campbell
Truck driver (uncredited) Truck driver (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Charles Lawlor
Fire Chief (uncredited) Fire Chief (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Tim Powell
TV Anchor (uncredited) TV Anchor (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Judson Vaughn
Chief Brown (uncredited) Chief Brown (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.

MOVIEmeter

Members only

Become a member to access additional data

Ratings Breakdown

7.2 / 10 | 205 votes