About the film
Release Date: October 25, 1988
|Slogan||:||«The true story of David Rothenberg whose disturbed father set him on fire.»|
|Genres||:||Drama, TV Movie|
|Production Companies||:||ITC Entertainment Group, Donald March Productions|
|Writers||:||Stephanie Liss, Mel White, Mel White, Marie Rothenberg|
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.