King Of The Hill

Based on journalist A. E. Hotchner's memoirs of a Depression-era St. Louis boyhood, KING OF THE HILL resembles nothing so much as a tasteful, nostalgic TV special sponsored by the Hallmark Hall of Fame. In the hands of writer-director Steven Soderbergh (SEX, LIES, AND VIDEOTAPE), the realities of poverty are rendered blandly palatable and eminently forgettable. ...read more

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A.E. Hochner's autobiographical tale of a young boy growing up with an institutionalized mother and an absentee father during the Depression.

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  • Released: 1993
  • Rating: PG-13
  • Review: Based on journalist A. E. Hotchner's memoirs of a Depression-era St. Louis boyhood, KING OF THE HILL resembles nothing so much as a tasteful, nostalgic TV special sponsored by the Hallmark Hall of Fame. In the hands of writer-director Steven Soderbergh (SE… (more)

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