Life with Mikey

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Life with Mikey ★★½ 1993 (PG-13)

Michael “Mikey” Chapman (Fox) is a washedup former child star who now halfheartedly runs a minor talent agency for other pintsized would-be thespians. Ever mindful of his previous glory, he believes he is doomed to obscurity when a 10-year-old Brooklyn pickpocket reanimates his taste for life. Light, sweet comedy is generally predictable, a typical Fox effort. Unbilled cameo from Reuben Blades as Vidal's father. 92m/C VHS, DVD . Michael J. Fox, Christina Vidal, Cyndi Lauper, Nathan Lane, David Huddleston, Victor Garber, David Krumholtz, Tony Hendra; Cameos: Ruben Blades;D: James Lapine; W: Marc Lawrence; M: Alan Menken.