Little Man Tate (1991)


Little Man Tate Poster
Original Title: Little Man Tate
Type: Movie
Genre: Drama
Runtime: 99 Minutes    (1 Hours : 39 Minutes)
Release Date: 01 Nov 1991 (USA)
Is Adult: No
Language: 
English, French
Rated: PG
Director: 
Jodie Foster
Writer: 
Scott Frank
Stars: 
Jodie Foster, Alex Lee, Adam Hann-Byrd  »




Description

Fred Tate is a prodigy. He's also a lonely, little boy with the emotional needs that his single mom covers. Worries about world problems gives him ulcer. He takes a quantum physics summer college class at 7.




Plot

Dede is a sole parent trying to bring up her son Fred. When it is discovered that Fred is a genius, she is determined to ensure that Fred has all the opportunities that he needs, and that he is not taken advantage of by people who forget that his extremely powerful intellect is harboured in the body and emotions of a child. Written by Murray Chapman




Tagline

It's not what he knows. It's what he understands.





Details (General)

  • AKA (Also Known As)

    Le petit homme (France)
    Das Wunderkind Tate (Germany)
    El pequeño Tate (Spain)
    Maly geniusz Tate (Poland)
    Pieni mies Tate (Finland)

  • Company

    Orion Pictures

  • Country

    United States

  • Certification

    Argentina:Atp
    Australia:PG
    Canada:A (Nova Scotia)
    Canada:PG (Nova Scotia)
    Finland:S
    Germany:0
    Iceland:L
    Italy:T
    Norway:10
    Norway:A (iTunes rating)
    Peru:Apt
    Portugal:M/12
    Singapore:PG
    South Korea:All
    Spain:T
    Sweden:Btl
    United Kingdom:PG
    United States:PG

  • Location

    Upham Hall Miami University
    Oxford
    Ohio
    USA





  • Details (Financial)

  • Budget

    $10,000,000





  • Details (Technical)

  • Aspect Ratio

    1.85 : 1

  • Color

    Color

  • Sound Mix

    Dolby





  • Details (Other)

  • Awards

    2 wins & 1 nomination.