PG | | Adventure, Drama
Patrick Foley has been on the move all his life. Tired of drifting, he wants to spend his last days in an isolated Australian valley where he grew up. On his difficult journey he meets ... See full summary »
Famous as a child star, this movie is one of the four theatrically released films starring Ricky Schroder that are synonymous with his era as a child star when Schroeder came to prominence around 1979-1980. The other movies were The Champ (1979), The Last Flight of Noah's Ark (1980) and Little Lord Fauntleroy (1980).
Australian Customs Agent:
Next please. Now what's the purpose of your visit?
Patrick Foley: Uh - passing through.
When the camper smashes into the bottom of the ravine, it impacts on its side and the chassis is cleaved in two. In the next (close up) shot, where the boy has descended the cliff to sit by the rear bumper, the vehicle is simply pancaked upside down with an intact chassis.
Originally released at 97 minutes, later re-edited and lenghtened to 102 minutes.