The Baron and the Kid (1984)

Genres - Drama  |   Sub-Genres - Family Drama  |   Release Date - Nov 21, 1984 (USA - Unknown)  |   Run Time - 94 min.  |   Countries - USA  |  
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The "Baron", played by Johnny Cash, is a legendary pool shark. The "Cajun Kid", played by Greg Webb, is the Baron's long-lost son. Once they're reunited, the Baron and the Kid embark upon numerous adventures, each exploit bringing them closer. Based on Johnny Cash's hit song "The Baron", this made-for-TV endeavor is a blatant attempt to rope the fans of Kenny Rogers' similar TV-movie project The Gambler. Costarring June Carter Cash and Tracy Pollan, The Baron and the Kid premiered November 21, 1984.

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bonding [relationship], father, generation-gap, pool-hustler, reunion, son