Marvin & Tige

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Marvin & Tige

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Marvin & Tige

Release Date: March 08, 1985

Year    :   1985
Slogan    :   «Sometimes it takes a friend to make the pieces fit»
Genres    :   Drama
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Director    :   Eric Weston
Producers    :   Elayne Barbara Ceder, Wanda Dell, Eric Weston, Frank Merke, Wanda Dell
Writers    :   Wanda Dell, Eric Weston, Frankcina Glass
RunTime    :   104 mins.

Marvin, a heavy-drinking widower meets Tige, an 11-year-old orphan. With nowhere else to go, Tige moves in with Marvin and they develop a close friendship. Marvin wants to adopt Tige but knows that he is too poor to give him a good home. Then he discovers who Tige's father is a rich suburbanite who doesn't even know Tige exists. Should Marvin, and can he, give up the boy he loves, and who loves him, in favor of a stranger with the right genes and bank balance?

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