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About the film



Release Date: October 25, 1988

Year    :   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
Director    :   John Erman
Producers    :   Donald March
Writers    :   Stephanie Liss, Mel White, Mel White, Marie Rothenberg
RunTime    :   96 mins.

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.

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