The Mighty

The quest for friendship is the noblest cause of all

Category: Drama
This tells the story of a strong friendship between a young boy with Morquio's syndrome and an older boy who is always bullied because of his size. Adapted from the novel, Freak the Mighty, the film explores a building of trust and friendship. Kevin, an intelligent guy helps out Maxwell to improve his reading skills. In return, Kevin wants Maxwell to take him out places since he is not allowed out unauthorized. Being the social outcasts of the town, Kevin and Maxwell come to realize that they are similar to each other and accept that they are "freaks" and nothing will stop them.

Status: Released IMDb
Release date: 1998-10-23
Run time: 100 minute / 1:40
Director: Peter Chelsom
Writer: Rodman Philbrick
Production Company : Miramax
Production Country: United States of America


Sharon Stone
as Gwen Dillon
Elden Henson
as Maxwell "Max" Kane
Kieran Culkin
as Kevin "Freak" Dillon
Gena Rowlands
as Gram
Harry Dean Stanton
as Grim
Meat Loaf
as Iggy
Jenifer Lewis
as Mrs. Addison
James Gandolfini
as Kenny Kane
Gillian Anderson
as Loretta Lee
John Bourgeois
as Mr. Sacker
Eve Crawford
as Mrs. Donelli
Nadia Litz
as Girl in Diner
Ron Nigrini
as Man in Diner
Carl Marotte
as Doctor
Nora Sheehan
as Police Woman
Sophie Bennett
as Little Girl
Bob Weinstein Executive Producer
Harvey Weinstein Executive Producer

Trevor Jones Music

Don Carmody Co-Producer

Martin Walsh Editor

Mary Gail Artz Casting
Barbara Cohen Casting
Julie Goldstein Executive Producer
Deborah Forte Executive Producer

John de Borman Cinematography

Dennis Davenport Art Direction

Simon Fields Producer

Peter Chelsom Director

Caroline Hanania Production Design

Rodman Philbrick Screenplay

Costume & Make-Up
Marie-Sylvie Deveau Costume Design

Jason Clark Line Producer

Carolyn 'Cal' Loucks Set Decoration

Jane Startz Producer

Costume & Make-Up
Christine Hart Makeup Artist
Tricia Sawyer Makeup Artist

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