My Son Johnny (1991)


My Son Johnny Poster
Original Title: My Son Johnny
Type: TV Movie
Genre: Drama
Runtime: 90 Minutes    (1 Hours : 30 Minutes)
Release Date: 10 Nov 1991 (USA)
Is Adult: No
Language: 
English
Rated: TV-14
Director: 
Peter Levin
Writer: 
Peter Nelson
Stars: 
Michele Lee, Ricky Schroder, Corin Nemec  »




Description

A talented boy whose hoodlum older brother constantly bullies and harasses, takes desperate measures to end his suffering. Soon the boys' mother has to come to terms with the way she enabled the bad behavior.




Plot

Anthony Cortino lives with his mother in a quiet suburb. His father is dead, and his violent criminal brother is a long way off, in the city, and if Anthony has his way, that's where he will stay. However, Johnny runs into trouble with the police in the city, and when he asks to come home, his mother agrees, despite Anthony's objections. A reign of terror begins for Anthony then, for as long as Johnny is around, Anthony is never safe, and never has been. Written by Liz Jordan




Tagline

WHY should one brother feel compelled to murder another? WHY should this force a mother to choose between two sons? WHY has this type of family violence become a modern epidemic?





Details (General)

  • AKA (Also Known As)

    Martyrium einer Mutter (Germany)
    Asesinato en primer grado (Spain)
    Mi hijo Johnny (Spain)
    Mio figlio è un assassino (Italy)
    Ódio Sem Fronteiras (Portugal)

  • Company

    ABC Productions

  • Country

    United States

  • Certification

    Argentina:16
    Australia:PG
    Iceland:12
    United Kingdom:15
    United States:TV-14 (L, V)





  • Details (Technical)

  • Aspect Ratio

    1.33 : 1

  • Color

    Color

  • Sound Mix

    Stereo