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Juvenile actor Henry Thomas, late of Henry Thomas, is the star of Cloak and Dagger. Given to telling whoppers, Thomas finds himself in a boy-who-cried-wolf dilemma when he overhears two spies plotting to smuggle valuable info out of the US. When he can't get his own father Dabney Coleman to believe him, Thomas turns disconsolately to a computer game called "Cloak and Dagger" and begins to fantasize, imagining that he is in cahoots with secret agent Jack Flack, also played by Coleman. Finally coming to grips with the fact that the mythical Jack Flack cannot help him this time, Thomas takes on the spies with the help of his schoolmates, who are also "Cloak and Dagger" addicts. Cloak and Dagger is a heavily disguised remake of 1949's Coleman both are based on the Cornell Woolrich story The Boy Cried Murder. ~ Hal Erickson, Rovi

Cast

Henry Thomas
as Davey Osborne
Dabney Coleman
as Jack Flack/Hal Osborne
Michael Murphy
as Rice
Christina Nigra
as Kim Gardener
John McIntire
as George MacCready
Jeanette Nolan
as Eunice MacCready
Eloy Casados
as Alvarez
William Forsythe
as Morris
Louie Anderson
as Taxi Driver
Norman Bennett
as Texan
Earl Bullock
as Navigator
Linden Chiles
as Airport Security Chief
Doris Hargrave
as Woman in Cafe
Karen Leigh Hopkins
as Receptionist
Shelby Leverington
as Marilyn Gardener
William Marquez
as Airport Security Guard
Gary Moody
as Man in Cafe
Corey Rand
as Building Security Guard
Gene Ross
as Bus Driver
Robert Traynor
as Ticket Agent
Wendell Wright
as Airport Security Guard
Nicholas Guest
as Taxi Driver
Charles Beall
as Alamo Guard
Eleese Lester
as Woman on Boat
Steve Fromholz
as Man on Boat
Robert DoQui
as Lt. Fleming
Louie Anderson
as Taxi Driver
Eleese Lester
as Woman on Boat
Shelby Leverington
as Marilyn Gardener
Nicholas Guest
as Taxi Driver
Karen Leigh Hopkins
as Receptionist
Wendell Wright
as Airport Security Guard
Corey Rand
as Building Security Guard
Doris Hargrave
as Woman in Cafe
Steve Fromholz
as Man on Boat
Charles Beall
as Alamo Guard
Linden Chiles
as Airport Security Chief
Gary Moody
as Man in Cafe
Robert Traynor
as Ticket Agent
Earl Bullock
as Navigator
Gene Ross
as Bus Driver
Norman Bennett
as Texan
William Marquez
as Airport Security Guard

Crew

Richard Franklin
Director
Allan Carr
Producer
C.O. Erickson
Producer
Jeff Burkhart
Screenwriter
Bill Phillips
Screenwriter
Tom Holland
Screen Story
Tom Holland
Screenwriter
Victor J. Kemper
Cinematographer
Brian May
Composer (Music Score)
Andrew London
Editor
William Tuntke
Production Designer
Todd Hallowell
Art Director
C.O. Erickson
Executive Producer
Nancy McArdle
Costume Designer
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