About the film
Release Date: September 30, 1980
|Genres||:||Family, Comedy, Drama, TV Movie|
|Production Companies||:||Zephyr Productions|
|Producers||:||Jimmy Hawkins, Jim Begg|
Gary Coleman stars as little Joey Seymour, a clever but lonely orphan shuffled from one foster home to the next, who is also determined to be the best Cub Scout ever. Pearl Bartlett (Katherine Helmond) is a hard-working executive who dislikes children, but she must take on a troop of Cub Scouts and become a den mother to save her job. Somewhere along the way, Joey teaches Pearl the true meaning of caring.