Overview

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.

  1. Garry Marshall

    Director, Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Matt Dillon

    Matt Dillon

    Jeffrey Willis

  2. Héctor Elizondo

    Héctor Elizondo

    Arthur Willis

  3. Molly McCarthy

    Ruth Willis

  4. Martha Gehman

    Nikki Willis

  5. Richard Crenna

    Richard Crenna

    Phil Brody

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The Flamingo Kid
The Flamingo Kid

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Status Released

Release Information

  • December 21, 1984
    PG-13
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    Some material may be inappropriate for children under 13. Films given this rating may contain sexual content, brief or partial nudity, some strong language and innuendo, humor, mature themes, political themes, terror and/or intense action violence. However, bloodshed is rarely present. This is the minimum rating at which drug content is present.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 40m

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