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You've Got a Friend (2007)

In 1976, 12 year old BOBBY GRAHAM, a recent orphan, moves to Eagle Rock to live with his aunt and uncle. Determined to follow in his late father's creative footsteps, Bobby defies his uncle... See full summary »

Director:

James A. Contner

Writer:

Oliver Robins
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
John Schneider ... Jim Kliekan
Dylan McLaughlin ... Bobby Graham
Jason Brooks ... Jeff Graham
Kate Connor ... Gayle Graham
Mark Rolston ... Dennis Billings
Chase Ellison ... Tommy Billings
Gloria Gifford ... Miss Egelhoff
Butch Hammett ... Adult Bobby Graham
Bitty Schram ... Miss Jackie Nelson
Dennis Howard Dennis Howard ... Norman Hauser
Chayce Marnell Chayce Marnell ... Will
Michael Waltman Michael Waltman ... Principal Anson
Jordan Dang ... Kid #1
Ron Michaelson ... Mayor
Michael Shannon ... Brayton Jennings
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Storyline

In 1976, 12 year old BOBBY GRAHAM, a recent orphan, moves to Eagle Rock to live with his aunt and uncle. Determined to follow in his late father's creative footsteps, Bobby defies his uncle and teams up with the town recluse, Vietnam Vet JIM KLECAN, to build a soap box racing car and compete in the derby... Written by breakdown

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Close the door, all the way.

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Family

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

9 June 2007 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Filming Locations:

Simi Valley, California, USA

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Quotes

Jim Kliekan: [to Bobby] ... Stop calling me "Sir." I'm not my father, and I'm not your teacher. It's just "Jim."
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