Off the Minnesota Strip Poster

Release Date: 1980

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 38 min

Plot Summary
Teenage runaway Micki (Mare Winningham), who lived on the New York City streets working as a prostitute, returns to her home in Minnesota. She attempts to resume her previous life by living quietly at home and attending high school, but her recent past has left too strong a mark on her. Her father, Bud (Hal Holbrook), and mother, Hughlene (Michael Learned), refuse to understand her situation, keeping themselves distant from their daughter, who so desperately craves their support.

Cast: Mare Winningham, Hal Holbrook, Michael Learned

Director: Lamont Johnson

Genres: Drama

Keywords: Father, Small town, Melodramatic, Brooding, Transformation, Love, Mother, Growing up, Family, 1980s

Awards

Winner Outstanding Writing for a Miniseries, Movie or Dramatic Special