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David (1988)

NR 10/25/1988 (US) DramaTV Movie 1h 36m
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The true story of David Rothenberg whose disturbed father set him on fire.

Overview

David is a six-year-old boy who is caught in the middle of his two feuding (& divorced) parents. His father, Charles, kidnaps him to California, where he eventually sets him on fire as a means of revenge against Marie, David's mother (Young David receives third-degree burns over 90% of his body). This movie chronicles David's struggle to recover and the obstacles he faces along the way.

  1. Mel White

    Author

  2. Marie Rothenberg

    Author

  3. John Erman

    Director

  4. Stephanie Liss

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Bernadette Peters

    Bernadette Peters

    Marie Rothenberg

  2. John Glover

    John Glover

    Charles Rothenberg

  3. Dan Lauria

    Dan Lauria

    John

  4. George Grizzard

    George Grizzard

    Dr. Achauer

  5. Christopher Allport

    Terry

  6. Georgann Johnson

    Georgann Johnson

    Loraine

  7. Jordan Charney

    Jordan Charney

    Judge

  8. Matthew Lawrence

    Matthew Lawrence

    David Rothenberg

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David

Status Released

Original Language English

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