PG | | Drama, Music
A broken-down, middle-aged country singer gets a new wife, reaches out to his long-lost daughter, and tries to put his troubled life back together.
Wilford Brimley was cast at the urging of Robert Duvall.
Woman with Groceries:
Hey, mister, were you really Mac Sledge?
Mac Sledge: Yes, ma'm, I guess I was.
In the final scenes, Sonny is shown with empty farmland behind him, then after a cut to a wider shot, suddenly the gas station and motel are behind him.
$46,977 6 March 1983