The Lone Star Kid is about a compassionate eleven year old boy who becomes mayor of a small town when he witnesses an accident and a death due to lack of ambulance services. He is determined to bring big-town services to his small town. The movie is based on the true story of Brian Zimmerman, an 11 year old who became mayor of Crabb, a small town in Fort Bend County, Texas.
He was too young to vote, but old enough to be mayor.
Did You Know?
The real Brian Zimmerman would only survive another 13 years after his election in 1983. He died of a heart attack on September 26, 1996 at the age of 24. See more