A week in the life of the exploited, child newspaper sellers in turn-of-the-century New York. When their publisher, Joseph Pulitzer, tries to squeeze a little more profit out of their labours, they organize a strike, only to be confronted with the Pulitzer's hard-ball tactics.

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  1. Kenny Ortega


Top Billed Cast

  1. Christian Bale

    Christian Bale

    Jack 'Cowboy' Kelly

  2. Bill Pullman

    Bill Pullman

    Bryan Denton

  3. Ann-Margret


    Medda Larkson

  4. Robert Duvall

    Robert Duvall

    Joseph Pulitzer

  5. David Moscow

    David Moscow

    David Jacobs

  6. Luke Edwards

    Luke Edwards

    Les Jacobs

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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 2h 1m

Budget $15,000,000.00

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Release Information

  • April 10, 1992
    PG, Theatrical



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