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Release Date: 1989

DVD Release Date: July 27th, 1999

R|2 hr 0 min

Plot Summary
Samantha Hughes (Emily Lloyd) lives with her uncle, Emmett Smith (Bruce Willis), in a small Kentucky town. After her high school graduation, she decides not to join her mother, Irene (Joan Allen), in Lexington, but instead stays with Emmett, whose mental and physical health have been affected by his experiences in the Vietnam War. Samantha's father, Dwayne (Daniel Jenkins), died in Vietnam before she was born, and she hopes to learn more about him from her traumatized uncle.

Cast: Bruce Willis, Emily Lloyd, Joan Allen, Kevin Anderson, John Terry, Peggy Rea, Judith Ivey, Daniel Jenkins

Director: Norman Jewison

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Warner Bros.

Keywords: Transformation, Family, Mother, 1980s, Mystery, Small town, Emotional, 1970s