Wanda Nevada Poster

Release Date: 1979

PG|1 hr 45 min

Plot Summary
In the American Southwest of the 1950s, middle-aged vagabond Beaudray Demerille (Peter Fonda) survives as a cardsharp who moves from town to town. But his latest victory brings him unwanted spoils in the form of Wanda Nevada (Brooke Shields), a fiery 13-year-old. At first Beaudray does everything he can to ditch Wanda -- until the girl chances upon a treasure map. But Wanda and Beaudray aren't the only ones after the loot, and they must contend with a ruthless pair of crooks.

Cast: Peter Fonda, Brooke Shields, Fiona Lewis, Luke Askew, Ted Markland, Severn Darden, Paul Fix, Henry Fonda

Director: Peter Fonda

Genres: Comedy, Western

Production Co: Hayward-Fonda Productions

Keywords: Rivalry, Playful, Endearing, 1950s, Quest