Just imagine. You do a favor that really helps someone and tell him or her not to pay it back, but to pay it forward to three other people who, in turn each pay it forward to three more - and on and on into a global outpouring of kindness and decency. Impossible? Junior high student Trevor McKinney won't accept that. Haley Joel Osment plays Trevor, who starts a chain reaction of goodness for his social studies project in this bittersweet and uplifting tale directed by Mimi Leder (Deep Impact), based on the novel by Catherine Ryan Hyde and also starring Academy Award® winners Kevin Spacey and Helen Hunt. How much impact can one heartfelt idea have? Do yourself a favor and find out: see Pay It Forward.

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Pay It Forward (2000)

PG-13

Drama/Romance · 2h 3m · 2/2/2004

    

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Just imagine. You do a favor that really helps someone and tell him or her not to pay it back, but to pay it forward to three other people who, in turn each pay it forward to three more - and on and on into a global outpouring of kindness and decency. Impossible? Junior high student Trevor McKinney won't accept that. Haley Joel Osment plays Trevor, who starts a chain reaction of goodness for his social studies project in this bittersweet and uplifting tale directed by Mimi Leder (Deep Impact), based on the novel by Catherine Ryan Hyde and also starring Academy Award® winners Kevin Spacey and Helen Hunt. How much impact can one heartfelt idea have? Do yourself a favor and find out: see Pay It Forward.

$7.99

Release Country

United States

Barcode

085391887720

Release Date

2/2/2004

Media Type

Movie

Audio

  English     
  French     

Digital Copy

Not Included

Studio

Warner Bros./Tapestry Films/Bel-Air Entertainment/Warner Home Video

Subtitles

English
French

Video Format

NTSC

Aspect Ratio

1.85:1

Cover Type

Snapper

Discs

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Cast
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Kevin Spacey

Eugene Simonet
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Helen Hunt

Arlene McKinney
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Haley Joel Osment

Trevor McKinney
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Jay Mohr

Chris Chandler
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Jim Caviezel

Jerry
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Jon Bon Jovi

Ricky McKinney
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Angie Dickinson

Grace
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David Ramsey

Sidney Parker
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Gary Werntz

Mr. Thorsen
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Colleen Flynn

Woman on Bridge
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Marc Donato

Adam
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Kathleen Wilhoite

Bonnie
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Liza Snyder

Michelle
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Jeannetta Arnette

Nurse
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Hannah Werntz

Thorsen's Daughter
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Tina Lifford

Principal
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Loren D. Baum

Rough Kid #1
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Nico Matinata

Rough Kid #2
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Zack Duhame

Rough Kid #3
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Shawn Pyfrom

Shawn
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Alexandra Kotcheff

Alexandra
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Bradley White

Jordan
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Christi Colombo

Christi
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Phillip D. Stewart

Phillip (as Phillip Stewart)
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Justin Parsons

Justin
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Myeshia Dejore Walker

Myeshia
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Brenae Suzanne Davey

Brenae
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Molly Kate Bernard

Molly
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Andrew Patrick Flood

Andy
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Tameila N. Turner

Tameila
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Julian Correa

Julian
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Carrie Ann Sullivan

School Girl
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Patricia Deanda

Change Girl
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Ryan Berti

Hallway Kid #1
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Gabriela Rivas

Hallway Kid #2
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Carrick O'Quinn

Man in Window
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Stephanie Feury

Sandra
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Bernard White

Cop
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Tom Bailey

Liquid Man #1
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Tim De Zarn

Liquid Man #2 (as Tim Dezarn)
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Jonathan Nichols

Liquid Man #3
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Ron Keck

Lowlife #1
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John Powers

Lowlife #2
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Bob McCracken

Creepy Middle-Aged Man
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Frank Whiteman

Doctor
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Eugene Osment

Cop Who Gives Directions
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Kendall Tenney

Male Newscaster
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Sue Tripathy

Female Newscaster
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Rusty Meyers

News Stand Guy
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Leslie Dilley

The Governor
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Cynthia Ettinger

(unconfirmed)
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Joe Rampino

Bar patron
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Stacy Bellew

School Girl (uncredited)
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Johnny Drocco

Stripper's Boyfriend (uncredited)
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Jeremy Dunn

Diner Patron (uncredited)
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Sebastian Feldman

Looky Lou (uncredited)
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Ian Hodgkinson

Vampiro (archive footage) (uncredited)
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Ryan Keating

Stranded Motorist (uncredited)
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Lana Kinnear

Dancer (uncredited)
Crew
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Mimi Leder

Director
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Catherine Ryan Hyde

Writer
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Leslie Dixon

Writer
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