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Actor Frank Whaley (SWIMMING WITH SHARKS) makes his writing/directing debut with this unflinching, loosely autobiographical look at Joe Henry (Noah Fleiss), a sensitive but tough working class kid who struggles valiantly to survive the colossal road block… View More
Genres Drama
Director Frank Whaley
Starring Noah Fleiss, Val Kilmer, Karen Young, Ethan Hawke View More
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Movie Summary

Actor Frank Whaley (SWIMMING WITH SHARKS) makes his writing/directing debut with this unflinching, loosely autobiographical look at Joe Henry (Noah Fleiss), a sensitive but tough working class kid who struggles valiantly to survive the colossal road blocks fate has placed in his path. The star-studded cast features Val Kilmer as Joe's drunken, abusive father, John Leguizamo as a cynical busboy at the local greasy spoon, Karen Young as Joe's burnt-out mom and Ethan Hawke as his inept guidance counselor. With shattering honesty and unforgettable characters, JOE THE KING will command a permanent place in your heart.
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Movie Details

Genres Drama
Director Frank Whaley
Starring Noah Fleiss, Val Kilmer, Karen Young, Ethan Hawke, John Leguizamo, Austin Pendleton, Max Ligosh, James Costa, Richard Bright
Studio Name Lionsgate
Release Date 1999
VUDU Release Date 08/01/2009
Rating About Ratings
Running Time 100 minutes
Language English
Audio Tracks SD/Enhanced Widescreen, Dolby Digital

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