Blueberry Hill Poster

Release Date: 1988

R|1 hr 33 min

Plot Summary
In 1956, young Ellie Dane (Jennifer Rubin) is dealing with the recent death of her father. While her mother, Becca (Carrie Snodgress), sinks into depression, Ellie turns to jazz singer Hattie Cale (Margaret Avery) for advice and fantasizes about running away from her small town. Ellie's days of killing time by playing the piano and listening to rock 'n' roll are shaken up when she meets restless Denny Logan (Matt Lattanzi). As they fall in love, Ellie and Denny make plans to leave home.

Cast: Carrie Snodgress, Jennifer Rubin, Margaret Avery, Matt Lattanzi, Tommy Swerdlow, Dendrie Taylor, Richard Haines, Ian Patrick Williams

Director: Strathford Hamilton

Genres: Drama

Keywords: Growing up, Mother, House, Love interest, 1950s, Heartwarming, Small town, Love, Emotional