The Flamingo Kid

The Flamingo Kid

DVD - 2003
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Set in 1963, eighteen-year-old Jeffrey Willis, a plumber's son from Brooklyn, was to spend a last summer of fun before he started college. That was before his friends invited him to their parents fancy beach club on Long Island. Jeff gets a job as a cabana boy there, and the world of rich coeds, card sharks, and snobs is opened to him, luring him away from his working-class roots in this well-done coming-of-age story.
Publisher: Santa Monica, CA : MGM Home Entertainment, 2003.
ISBN: 9780792857297
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (100 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Additional Contributors: Marshall, Garry
Alternative Title: Flamingo Kid.


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Sep 02, 2014

The young Matt Dillon stars in a sweet and honestly portrayed story of a young NewYorker’s coming of age in 1963. The tension between father and son is especially poignant in this heartwarming and funny film.


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