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Release Date: June 26th, 1998

DVD Release Date: September 28th, 1999

PG-13|1 hr 28 min

Plot Summary
Arnold (Gary Farmer) rescued Thomas (Evan Adams) from a fire when he was a child. Thomas thinks of Arnold as a hero, while Arnold's son Victor (Adam Beach) resents his father's alcoholism, violence and abandonment of his family. Uneasy rivals and friends, Thomas and Victor spend their days killing time on a Coeur d'Alene reservation in Idaho and arguing about their cultural identities. When Arnold dies, the duo set out on a cross-country journey to Phoenix to retrieve Arnold's ashes.

Cast: Adam Beach, Evan Adams, Irene Bedard, Gary Farmer, Tantoo Cardinal, Cody Lightning, Simon R. Baker, Michelle St. John

Director: Chris Eyre

Genres: Comedy drama

Production Co: Miramax

Keywords: 1990s, Mother, Charming, 1980s, Mystery, Growing up, Family

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