The Flamingo Kid (1984)

Director
Garry Marshall

Main cast
Matt Dillon; Héctor Elizondo; Molly McCarthy; Martha Gehman; Richard Crenna

Genres
Comedy, Drama, Romance

Description
Brooklyn teenager Jeffrey Willis, thoroughly unhappy with his modest homestead, embraces the other-world aspects of his summer job at the posh Flamingo Club. He spurns his father in favor of the patronage of smooth-talking Phil Brody and is seduced by the ample bikini charms of club member Carla Samson. But thanks to a couple of late-summer hard lessons, the teen eventually realizes that family should always come first.


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