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Playing with Fire

1985
1h 40m
Crime/Drama
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Cast

Gary Coleman (David Phillips)Cicely Tyson (Carol Phillips)Ron O'Neal (Steve Phillips)Yaphet Kotto (Fire Chief Walker)Tammy Lauren (Pamela Fredericks)Tom Fridley (Mike Harris)Salome Jens (Dr. Becker)Richard McKenzie (Principal Sweeney)Arthur Burghardt (Harry)Jacque Lynn Colton (Miss Somerhalter)Rance Howard (Fireman Goodwin)Ron Jackson (Fireman Wilson)Cherie Johnson (Eileen Phillips)Wesley Pfenning (Mrs. Williams)Brad Savage (Paul)Erica Zeitlin (Judy)Jimmy Keegan (Jody)Jonathan 'Fudge' Leonard (Hank Phillips)

Director

Ivan Nagy

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Synopsis

Unintentionally hilarious made-for-TV film starring a not-so-young Gary Coleman as a teenage arsonist. The authorities, friends, and neighbors warn his absentee parents until it is too late.

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