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Joe the King

1999-10-17 | Crime / Drama
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A destitute 14-year-old struggles to keep his life together despite harsh abuse at his mother's hands, harsher abuse at his father's, and a growing separation from his slightly older brother.
Director: Frank Whaley
Stars: Val Kilmer, Noah Fleiss

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    Best Performance in a Feature Film - Leading Young Actor

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Joe the King FAQ

The release date of Joe the King is October 17, 1999.
On July 23, 2021, there were 4845 public reaction to Joe the King including abusive, ringing true, bare, domineering character, with miserable life.
Joe the King won 1999 Sundance Film Festival.
The director of Joe the King is Frank Whaley.
The full version of Joe the King is provided by Vudu , Amazon Prime Video , Amazon Video , YouTube , Google Play Movies , Apple iTunes , FandangoNOW , Tubi TV , Microsoft Store
On July 23, 2021, the IMDB rating of Joe the King is 6.7/10, Rotten Tomato rating is 67/100, Metacritic rating is 64/100, TMDB rating is 5.0/10.
The casts of Joe the King are Val Kilmer starring as Bob Henry, Noah Fleiss starring as Joe Henry, Karen Young starring as Theresa Henry, Ethan Hawke starring as Len Coles, Max Ligosh starring as Mike Henry, Camryn Manheim starring as Mrs. Basil.
A destitute 14-year-old struggles to keep his life together despite harsh abuse at his mother's hands, harsher abuse at his father's, and a growing separation from his slightly older brother..
The runtime of Joe the King is 93 minutes.