PG | | Drama, Romance
A recently widowed woman is on the road with her precocious young son, determined to make a new life for herself as a singer.
In a documentary about the making of the film, Ellen Burstyn' described how the wind kept whipping her hair around during the scene where Alice and David are talking as he's mending fences on his ranch, and kiss for the first time. "The camera operator told me I should always do love scenes in a high wind: 'It does something for you.'"
What am I supposed to do all the time?
Alice: Go visit a reservation and play with the Indians.
In one scene where Tommy asks to ride David's horse, Alice can be seen clearing off the table, only to have the dirty dishes reappear a few seconds later.
introducing Alfred Lutter as Tommy
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