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The Flamingo Kid

The Flamingo Kid
Movie: The Flamingo Kid(1984)[25010] Brooklyn teenager Jeffrey Willis, thoroughly unhappy with his modest homestead, embraces the other-world aspects of his summer job at the posh Flamingo Club. He spurns his father in favor of the patronage of smooth-talking Phil Brody and is seduced by the ample bikini charms of club member Carla Samson. But thanks to a couple of late-summer hard lessons, the teen eventually realizes that family should always come first.
Title The Flamingo Kid
Release Date October 23, 2018
Runtime
Genres Comedy, Drama, Romance
Matt Dillon
Matt Dillon...
Jeffrey Willis...
Héctor Elizondo
Héctor Elizondo...
Arthur Willis...
Molly McCarthy
Molly McCarthy...
Ruth Willis...
Martha Gehman
Martha Gehman...
Nikki Willis...
Richard Crenna
Richard Crenna...
Phil Brody...

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Written by Wuchak
Matt Dillon's summer as a cabana boy at a private beach club on Long Island Released in 1984, "The Flamingo Kid" is a coming-of-age beach flick. What occasionally draws me to these types of films is their youthful energy and fun spirit, as well as the oceanic locations and the women. It brings one back in time to the carefree era of his/her coming-of-age years. Thankfully, "The Flamingo Kid" shoots for something deeper than just a shallow beach flick, which the best ones do, e.g. the original “Gidget” (1959). The story takes place in 1963 where 18-year-old Jeffrey (Matt Dillon), a... read the rest.

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