Rambling Rose Poster

Release Date: June 9th, 2008

DVD Release Date: March 16th, 1999

R|1 hr 55 min

Plot Summary
During the Great Depression, a Southern family hires the domestic services of Rose (Laura Dern), a damaged woman who hopes to avoid prostitution as a way of life. While in the employ of the household, Rose begins to develop feelings for the father of the family (Robert Duvall), who must continually rebuff her unwanted sexual advances. Meanwhile, Rose also develops a relationship with the 13-year-old son, Buddy (Lukas Haas). Eventually the father begins to reach the limits of his tolerance.

Cast: Laura Dern, Robert Duvall, Diane Ladd, Lukas Haas, John Heard, Kevin Conway, Robert John Burke, Lisa Jakub

Director: Martha Coolidge

Genres: Comedy drama

Keywords: Mother, Father, Emotional, Temptation, Family, Son, 1930s, Quest


Nominated Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
Nominated Actress in a Supporting Role
Nominated Best Performance By an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Nominated Actress in a Leading Role