Kid Brother: Directed by Devin Cameron. With Alan Longstreet, Tonya Hawkins, Peter Herold, Dan Sokolowski. Aaron is visited by his little brother Jared as a post graduation surprise. Hoping to reconnect with their absentee father, Jared enlists Aaron's assistance discovering his current whereabouts. . A Family Thing (1996) User Reviews - Cinafilm has 37 reviews of A Family Thing from our users and film fans. Did audiences like A Family Thing? Would movie goers recommend A Family Thing to friends?.