The Boy Who Could Fly

The Boy Who Could Fly

Title: The Boy Who Could Fly

Release: 1986

Rating: 6.5

Language: English

Country: USA

Runtime: 114

Genre: Drama,Fantasy,Romance

The Boy Who Could Fly

Release 1986
Rating 6.5
Language English
Country USA
Runtime 114
Genre Drama,Fantasy,Romance



Charlene Michaelson, her two children - teen-aged Amelia 'Milly' Michaelson and precocious adolescent Louis Michaelson - and their dog Max move into a new house in a new neighborhood after the passing of Charlene's husband/the kids' father, Donald Michaelson. Beyond life without Donald, they are all nervous about starting a new life, which, for Charlene, means getting back into the workforce after thirteen years. Milly quickly settles into the neighborhood if only because she becomes fascinated with their next door neighbor, teen-aged Eric Gibb, who authorities believe is autistic. Orphaned Eric has never spoken a word, and without having been told about the incident, began to think he could fly at the exact moment his parents died in a plane crash. Many believe Eric's belief is because he felt he could thus save his parents. Eric's guardian is his dipsomaniac Uncle Hugo Gibb. Milly's high school teacher, Mrs. Carolyn Sherman, who used to be a special needs teacher, looks after Eric ...

Director :

Nick Castle

Writer :

Nick Castle

Actors :

... Louis

... Charlene

... Mrs. Sherman

... Uncle Hugo

... Milly