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FILM DETAILS
Certificate PG
Cast
Christian Bale
David Jacobs
Robert Duvall
Max Casella
Directors
Kenny Ortega
Screenwriters
Bob Tzudiker
Noni White
Running Time
121 minutes

The News Boys
Poor Disney rehash of a classic musical


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Plot
1899, New York City: Before the turn of the century New Yorkers got their papers from ragged orphans and runaways known as newsies. When news barons Pulitzer and Heart raise the prices at the newsboys' expense they find a cause to fight for.


Verdict
One suspects that 9-year-old girls will love it.


Reviewed by Angie Errigo

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