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The Kid
The Kid, 2019
Genre Western, Drama
Studio Suretone Pictures
Director Vincent D'Onofrio [Another Movie]
Year 2019-03-08
Rating 6.5
Runtime 0
The story of a young boy who witnesses Billy The Kid's encounter with Sheriff Pat Garrett.

Overview

It only matters the story they tell when you're gone.

The story of a young boy who witnesses Billy The Kid's encounter with Sheriff Pat Garrett.

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Reviews

  • Not As Good As Ratings Led Me To Believe

    By Calilew
    It is genuinely hard to leave a poor rating for this good-hearted endeavor by people who are probably all very nice and well-intentioned: This is story about being nice with very nice actors and a nice message. But the creativity, freshness, spontaneity and immersion of such movies as The Goonies and The NeverEnding Story just isn't in this film. Not only did everything seem stiff and forced and slow, but it lacks confidence and enthusiasm. There was no confidence in the audience's ability, even as children, to grasp the moral. The message is repeated--lectured, really--over and over and over again. There is one tone, one mood, and one direction throughout thus the story lacks rising tension. Its greatest achievement (not a spoiler) is taking two bullies and (almost magically, without much effort) convincing them to be kind and noble instead (this description of that sounds better than how it played out). There are some enjoyable moments but the main battles are too unbelievable for adults and probably too scary for children. The excessively-rasping-evil voice of the antagonist had me cringing every time she was on screen. Meanwhile, our heroes looking stiff and overstuffed in their puffy down jackets and toy helmets seemed somehow symbolic of the movie's main flaw. I truly do hate to be overly critical to such a very NICE movie. Ergo the 3 stars. Then again, underestimating your audience's intelligence (yes, even children are intelligent and probably don't appreciate such scary ladies and fiery minions anyhow), isn't the nicest thing to do, is it?
  • Awesome English

    By Detroit Jh
    From a child at 10 to a child at heart this was a amazing adventure
  • Thank you

    By 2gfom&
    This is an incredible excellent movie I always want it a movie like this with kids 😎 more like kids can be agents and rescue a princess thank you for making this movie
  • Garbage

    By Basketballdog07_
    Booo! Who watches this crap?

Videos

The Kid (2019 Movie) Official Trailer – Ethan Hawke, Dane DeHaan, Jake Schur