Mystery Kids

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Mystery Kids ★★½ 1999 (PG)

Preteens Herford and Baltes spend their summer snooping into the disappearance of high school girl Lakin in order to claim a reward. They first think her boyfriend killed her but then discover Lakin has just run away and is working as a singer in a local bar. So the kids decide to try and reconcile the troubled teen with her family. Innocuous family fare but the two would-be sleuths are good. 88m/C VHS, DVD . Brighton Hertford, Jameson Baltes, Christine Lakin; D: Lynn Hamrick. VIDEO