The Family Pictures program presents the 1992 musical Newsies on
New York City newsboy Jack “Cowboy” Kelly befriends two newcomers to
his trade, brothers David and Les Jacobs. When publisher Joseph Pulitzer
sets new rules that make it harder for the young newspaper salesmen to
make a buck, the boys go on strike. Bryan Denton, a journalist who’s
sympathetic to their plight, gives them some tips in public relations,
as the newsboys’ battle grips the city.
Starring Christian Bale, Bill Pullman, Ann-Margret, and Robert Duvall.