PG-13 | | Drama, Music
Karchy (Brad Renfro) is a boy in school who has moved from Hungary to America in the 1960s. He is struggling in school and trying to adjust to America's culture. He then hears about a radio... See full summary »
John Candy lobbied to play the role of Billy Magic. But Candy's agent convinced him not to pursue the part.
Why you got to show off so much?
Karchy Jonas: Cause I ain't got that much to show.
About two-thirds through the movie, when Karchy picks his girlfriend up at the store after (her) work, they walk down a handicap wheelchair ramp which didn't exist in the 1960's.
$11,470 (USA) (19 October 1997)
$252,318 (USA) (16 November 1997)
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