Released Date
October 20, 2000
Distributor
Warner Bros.
Genre
Drama
Rating
PG-13
Budget
$40,000,000
Worldwide Gross
Domestic Gross + International Gross = Worldwide Gross
$33,519,628 + $22,187,783 = $55,707,411
59

Jon Bon Jovi

as Ricky McKinney

62

Kevin Spacey

as Eugene Simonet

33

Haley Joel Osment

as Trevor McKinney

58

Helen Hunt

as Arlene McKinney

50

David Ramsey

as Sidney Parker

53

Jim Caviezel

as Jerry

90

Angie Dickinson

as Grace

51

Jay Mohr

as Chris Chandler

33

Marc Donato

as Adam

About Pay It Forward

A young boy attempts to make the world a better place after his teacher gives him that chance.

About

A 12-year-old boy launches a a goodwill movement after his social studies teacher gives him that chance.

Trivia

The Mimi Leder-directed film is based on the novel of the same name by Catherine Ryan Hyde.