Warner Bros. Pictures | Release Date: August 25, 1993
Summary: A boy, struggling to pass the entrance exam to his late father's alma mater and virtually ignored by his mother and two sisters, asks Justin Mcleod, a solitary ex-teacher with a tragic past, to tutor him. As the two apply themselves to the task at hand, they build a friendship with the power to heal the wounds of their past. (Warner Bros.)


Runtime: 115 min
Rating: Rated PG-13 for mature subject matter.
Production: Icon Entertainment International
Genres: Drama
Country: USA
Language: English
Director Credit
Mel Gibson Director
Writer Credit
Isabelle Holland Novel
Malcolm MacRury Screenplay
Principal Cast Credit
Mel Gibson Justin McLeod
Cast Credit
Chris Lineburg Scott Pearson
Ethan Phillips Todd Lansing
Fay Masterson Gloria Norstadt
Gaby Hoffmann Megan Norstadt
Geoffrey Lewis Chief Wayne Stark
Jack De Mave Mr. Cooper
Jean De Baer Mrs. Lansing
Justin Kanew Rob Lansing
Margaret Whitton Catherine Palin
Michael DeLuise Douglas Hall, Gloria's Boyfriend
Nick Stahl Charles E. 'Chuck' Norstadt
Richard Masur Prof. Carl Hartley
Sean Kellman David Taylor-Fife
Viva Mrs. Cooper
Producer Credit
Bob Schulz Associate Producer
Bruce Davey Producer
Dalisa Cohen Co-Producer
Donald Ginsberg Associate Producer
Stephen McEveety Executive Producer