PG | | Comedy, Drama
During the Great Depression, a con man finds himself saddled with a young girl who may or may not be his daughter, and the two forge an unlikely partnership.
Tatum O'Neal played Addie Pray in in this film and ended up winning an Oscar for the role. Jodie Foster played Addie Pray in the unsuccessful TV series it spawned but won two Oscars later in her career.
Judge me, oh Lord, for I have lost in mine integrity. I have trusted also in the Lord, therefore I shall not slide. Examine me, oh Lord, and prove me. Try my reins and my heart, for Thy loving kindness is before mine eyes, and I have walked in Thy ...
Addie's Nehi soft drink bottle rotates numerous times between shots without her handling it in the restaurant scene where she "wants her money".
Special thanks to the people in and around Hays, Kansas and St. Joseph, Missouri