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Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. This article’s plot summary may be too long or excessively detailed. Please help improve it by removing unnecessary details and making it more concise. The Mighty is a 1998 drama film directed by Peter Chelsom and based on the book Freak the Mighty by Rodman Philbrick.
The film stars Sharon Stone, Gena Rowlands, Gillian Anderson, Harry Dean Stanton, Kieran Culkin, James Gandolfini, and Elden Henson. He is extremely intelligent and prone to flights of fancy, but due to his disability walks with leg braces and crutches.
Freak and Max, while happening to be a juvenile delinquent and teenage gang leader of a street teenage gang called the “Doghouse Boys”. Freak and Max go to a local festival to watch a firework show and get attacked by Blade and the “Doghouse Boys”.
The two escape into a nearby lake with Freak riding on Max’s shoulders and they make it out okay. Freak later witnesses the “Doghouse Boys” putting someone’s purse in a sewer. The two retrieve the purse, but are once again confronted by Blade and his gang.
They attempt to attack Freak, but Max stops them by picking up a manhole cover and throwing it at the gang, who run away, fearing for their lives. Loretta recognizes Max from when he was a child and, after some questioning, she and Iggy learn that Max is the son of the infamous murderer Kenneth “Kenny” David Kane also known as “Killer” Kane, who brutally murdered Max’s mother by strangling her to death when Max was around four years old, which is why Max lives with Grim and Gram, while also happening to be an old friend of Iggy’s from prison.