Gas Food Lodging Poster

Release Date: August 10th, 1992

DVD Release Date: September 23rd, 2003

R|1 hr 40 min

Plot Summary
Sisters Shade (Fairuza Balk) and Trudi (Ione Skye) live in a remote New Mexico town with their mother, Nora (Brooke Adams), who waits tables at a nearby truck stop. The introspective Shade spends much of her time alone at the movies, while Trudi is more outgoing and rebellious, behavior that leads to various flings. While both girls are restless and looking for romance, Shade also hopes to play matchmaker and find a nice guy for her hardworking mother.

Cast: Brooke Adams, Ione Skye, Fairuza Balk, James Brolin, Robert Knepper, David Lansbury, Donovan Leitch Jr., Chris Mulkey

Director: Allison Anders

Genres: Drama

Keywords: Emotional, Growing up, Love interest, 1990s, Mother, Love, Small town, Sister