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Still shot from the movie: Newsies.


Newsies is a musical film about New York newspaper boys who, after having the cost of their papers raised by a tenth of a cent (the film is set in 1899), decide they are going to organize and go on strike. They go up against newspaper tycoon Joseph Pulitzer, and show the world what a bunch of boys can really do. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: B-
Violence: B
Sexual Content: A
Language: B+
Drugs/Alcohol: --
Run Time: 121
Theater Release: 10 Apr 1992
Video Release: 19 Jun 2012
MPAA Rating: PG
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Bill Pullman and Christian Bale continued to act as grew up. You can see these performers in many films including Batman Begins (Christian Bale) and While You Were Sleeping (Bill Pullman).

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Home Video Notes: Newsies - 20th Anniversary

Release Date: June 2012

Newsies celebrates its 20th Anniversary with a Blu-ray release, on June 19, 2012.

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