Misplaced Poster

Release Date: 1991

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 38 min

Plot Summary
Jacek (John Cameron Mitchell) and his mother, Halina (Elzbieta Czyzewska), leave their native Poland and emigrate to America, searching for a better life. After staying with family in Virginia, Jacek and Halina move to Washington, D.C., where Halina is forced to take a job beneath her abilities. Jacek struggles to blend in at his new high school while suffering the indignity of having to work part-time as a sanitation worker, but mother and son gradually acclimate to their new surroundings.

Cast: John Cameron Mitchell, Viveca Lindfors, Elzbieta Czyzewska, Drew Snyder, Deirdre O'Connell

Director: Louis Yansen

Genres: Drama

Keywords: Mother, Son, Heartwarming, Moving, 1980s, Underdog, Endearing, Growing up, Office