The Uncle (1966)

Genres - Drama  |   Run Time - 87 min.  |   Countries - UK  |  
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Based on the novel by Margaret Adams, this British drama features young Rupert Davies as David, a seven-year-old boy who is unsure of how to act around his seven-year-old nephew. He wants to be a child but feels he should take responsibility for his nephew. His confusion grows and he becomes unsure about how he should act around any children. David even begins to withdraw from his schoolmates and his family. Eventually, he comes to understand that everyone in his family, including his father, with whom he's had some disagreements, wants him just to be himself.

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boy, child, emotion, family, father, nephew, relationship, responsibility, uncle