The Boy Who Could Fly

  • 1986
  • Movie
  • PG
  • Fantasy

The subject of human flight has been explored by filmmakers in several imaginative pictures, including Robert Altman's BREWSTER McCLOUD (1970) and Alan Parker's BIRDY (1984). THE BOY WHO COULD FLY is another variation on this idea, presented as a gentle and often-touching evocation of adolescent pains and joys. As the film opens, the recently widowed Charlene...read more

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01:37 — Friendship develops between a teenager coping with family problems and her neighbor, an autistic boy who seems to live in a world of his own. Moving f (more…)

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  • Released: 1986
  • Rating: PG
  • Review: The subject of human flight has been explored by filmmakers in several imaginative pictures, including Robert Altman's BREWSTER McCLOUD (1970) and Alan Parker's BIRDY (1984). THE BOY WHO COULD FLY is another variation on this idea, presented as a gentle an… (more)

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