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.
The song "Birthday Boy", by the Drive-By Truckers contains the line, "Let Miss Trixie sit up front" - a quote from Madeline Kahn in the film.
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 ...
In the scene where Addie is to be on the street corner in St. Joseph, newer traffic lights can be plainly seen. In the 30's these type of signals where not available or required.
Special thanks to the people in and around Hays, Kansas and St. Joseph, Missouri