Radio Flyer (film)

Radio Flyer is a 1992 dramafantasy film from Columbia Pictures. It is a Stonebridge Entertainment Production in association with DonnerShulerDonner Productions now known as simply The Donners Company.

Mike Tom Hanks is observing his two sons fighting with one insisting that a promise doesnt mean anything. To make them understand that a promise does mean something, he tells them the story of his youth. Young Mike Elijah Wood, his little brother Bobby Joseph Mazzello, their mother Mary Lorraine Bracco and their German Shepherd Shane move to a new town after their fatherhusband leaves them. There, Mary marries a new man named Jack Adam Baldwin, who likes the others to call him The King. Unbeknownst to Mary, the King is an alcoholic who often gets drunk and beats Bobby.The two boys, seeing that their mother has found happiness at last with the King, are reluctant to tell either her or the police about the abuse. They instead try to avoid the King by exploring and having adventures amidst the turmoil and traumatic experiences. In the process, the two devise a plan for Bobby to escape the King once and for all. ........

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