• Publication date: January 30, 2013

Father Hood

With his Elvis pompadour and his self-serving attitude, conman Jack Charles kidnaps his daughter Kelly and son Eddie from the clutches of a corrupt orphanage system. First he tries to dump them on his mom, but eventually they tag along to his scheduled big score in New Orleans with his partner Jerry. Realizing the value of family, he decides to stop running from the law, but only after they expose the foster care system...

Program data

Duration: 120

Production Year: 1993

MBC 2:

February 10, 2013 11:00 (KSA) ~ February 10, 2013 10:00 (CLT)

With his Elvis pompadour and his self-serving attitude, conman Jack Charles (Patrick Swayze) kidnaps his daughter Kelly (Sabrina Lloyd) and son Eddie (Brian Bonsall) from the clutches of a corrupt orphanage system where the head of the orphanage had been sexually molesting Kelly.

First he tries to dump them on his mom Rita (Diane Ladd), but eventually the kids tag along to his scheduled big score in New Orleans with his partner Jerry (Michael Ironside).

Realizing the value of family, he decides on doing his time in prison so he doesn't have to live on the run especially if he intends to be reunited with his kids when he comes out. But not before he and a reporter named Kathleen (Halle Berry) force the overhaul of the corrupt foster care system and expose the sick head of the orphanage who had molested Kelly...

Starring:

  • Patrick Swayze
  • Halle Berry
  • Sabrina Lloyd
  • Michael Ironside
  • Brian Bonsall
  • Diane Ladd
  • Martha VelĂ©z

Directed by:  Darrell Roodt

Rating:  PG-13.