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R| 2 hr. 4 min.

Plot Summary
After becoming pregnant outside marriage, Josephine (Suzy Amis) is thrown out by her embarrassed upper-class family. With no money, she gives up the baby and travels west, where she constantly fears for her safety against predatory men. Josephine begins to masquerade as a man named Jo, and eventually settles down in a small town where she is employed as a sheepherder for Frank Badger (Bo Hopkins). Jo hides the truth until worker Tinman Wong (David Chung) is forced to move in with her.

Cast: Suzy Amis , Bo Hopkins , Ian McKellen , David Chung , Carrie Snodgress , Rene Auberjonois , Heather Graham ,

Director: Maggie Greenwald

Genres: Historical drama

The Ballad of Little Jo (1993)

Release Date: January 1st, 1993|2 hr. 4 min.

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