This Boy's Life

This Boy's Life

A True Story

DVD - 2010
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Caroline just wants to settle down in one place, find a decent guy, and provide a better home for her handful of a son, Toby. When she moves to Seattle and meets Dwight, she thinks she's got it made. Toby, however, feels differently after spending time with Dwight while away from Caroline. Dwight seems to want to mold Toby into a better person, but to do so he emotionally, verbally, and physically abuses the kid. The marriage proceeds, and soon Caroline, too, recognizes Dwight's need to dominate everyone around him.
Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, c2010.
ISBN: 9780790777733
Branch Call Number: THIS
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (114 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.


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jpdanzig Aug 10, 2015

Earnest but underwhelming drama of a bright boy seeking to escape a rural community and better his life, despite a stepfather who doesn't want him to succeed. Rather dull -- I was expecting more fireworks.

kellnerm Feb 16, 2014



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