The Dirt Bike Kid
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Jack s mom has found good work, Mike and Mazie are now married and expecting their first baby. One of his tellers is Laoshan Mountain Bike Course Mazie Clavell, also a coach of the rival Little League team, who later quits when she sees Hodgkins as a ruthless businessman who advocates getting The Dirt Bike Kid ahead at all costs, and begins dating Mike, whom she sees as a honest business owner who faces adversity squarely.
Hodgkins personal account is not as sizable as the community is led to believe. With the community lifted, the dirt bike s magic stop working for Jack, The Dirt Bike Kid whose mother tells him it may have been magic for Jack only to help him out.
Hodgkins learns of Jack s attempt to save the Doghouse, and enlists the aid of Max, who is a player on his Little League team, who brings in a biker named Big Slime, as well as the Chief Salt of the local force, who orders his men to impound the dirt bike as he is overextended on his mortgage at Hodgkins Bank, and whom Mr. With Hodgkins in tow, Jack says that he is aware of the financial problems of both Hodgkins and Mike, and has an idea where all can benefit. One year later, Hodgkins shows up in a goofy hot dog suit to commerate the opening of a shopping mall that features a renovated Doghouse and the new Hodgkins Bank, now fully contruscted.
Simmons is furious that Jack spent her money on a dirt bike, and promptly confiscates the bike and sells it to Mr. However, the bike returns in the middle of the night to visit Jack.
Jack gives the bike to another little boy, and it appears the magic returns once again for another child. . However, Mazie and Mike come to Jack s aid by paying the impoundment fee for Jack to get his dirt bike back. When the groundbreaking ceremony on the bank s construction is set to begin by having a bulldozer raze the Doghouse, Jack shows up with his Little League team, who disrupts the event by getting into a pie fight with Max, Hodgkins, and Big Slime s bikers.
The Dirt Bike Kid is a 1985 film directed by Hoite Caston, starring Peter Billingsley and Stuart Pankin, about a boy who discovered a magic dirt bike that has a mind of its own. Peter Billingsley plays Jack Simmons, a lazy boy who lives with his widowed mother (Anne Bloom), who is struggling to support herself and her son since the death of her husband. Zak, a local shop owner, regaining her $50.
When Jack has the bike, he learns it is alive, or possibly occupied by a friendly spirit, and does things to help out Jack. The Doghouse is experiencing serious financial problems and is being sought to be demolished by Mr.
Zak, who says Jack can work off his debt by having himself and the bike make deliveries for him. Jack also plays on a Little League team sponsored by the Doghouse, a hot dog joint owned by Mike, who was a lifetime friend of Jack s father and is trying to look out for Jack in the wake of his father s death. Jack and his friend Pee Wee use the bike to help uncover why Hodgkins is after the Doghouse, especially after hacking into the bank s computer they learn that the Doghouse s land would not make a very good location for Hodgkins bank and that Mr.
Big Slime (who is now wearing a shirt and tie and admits his true name is Arthur) has dissolved his biker gang and taken a job as a teller in the new Hodgkins Bank. Chief Salt, who has been presumably fired from his job as police chief by the town council for corruption, now works as a security guard in the bank.
Mrs. The dirt bike then takes away a shocked Hodgkins while Jack is driving it.
Hodgkins chooses not to foreclose on Chief Salt in exchange. Pee Wee, once unpopular with girls, is now admired by pretty girls.
Hodgkins (Pankin), the town s banker, in order to make way for a second Hodgkins Bank. Jack tells this to Mr.