On the Right Track (1981)

PG 03/06/1981 (US) ComedyRomance 1h 37m

Meet the Worlds Richest Orphan!


Lester is a homeless shoeshine boy living in a railway station. He's got this funny knack for picking the winning horses' names out of the paper while shining shoes. When word gets around, though, everyone wants a piece of the action.

  1. Lee Philips


  2. Tina Pine


  3. Richard Moses


  4. Avery Buddy


  5. Lester Pine


Top Billed Cast

  1. Gary Coleman

    Gary Coleman


  2. Maureen Stapleton

    Maureen Stapleton

    Mary the Bag Lady

  3. Norman Fell

    Norman Fell

    The Mayor

  4. Michael Lembeck

    Michael Lembeck

    Frank Biscardi

  5. Lisa Eilbacher

    Lisa Eilbacher

    Jill Klein

  6. Bill Russell


  7. Herb Edelman

    Herb Edelman


  8. C. Thomas Cunliffe

    Shoe Shine Concessioner

  9. Belinda Bremner

    Lady with Suitcase

  10. View More

Full Cast & Crew

On the Right Track

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget -

Revenue -


No keywords have been added.

Content Score


Almost there...

Top Contributors

Popularity Trend

Login to report an issue

You need to be logged in to continue. Click here to login or here to sign up.

Can't find a movie or TV show? Login to create it.


s focus the search bar
p open profile menu
esc close an open window
? open keyboard shortcut window

On media pages

b go back (or to parent when applicable)
e go to edit page

On TV season pages

(right arrow) go to next season
(left arrow) go to previous season

On TV episode pages

(right arrow) go to next episode
(left arrow) go to previous episode

On all image pages

a open add image window

On all edit pages

t open translation selector
ctrl+ s submit form

On discussion pages

n create new discussion
w toggle watching status
p toggle public/private
c toggle close/open
a open activity
r reply to discussion
l go to last reply
ctrl+ enter submit your message
(right arrow) next page
(left arrow) previous page

Want to rate or add this item to a list?