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.
Tess Harper auditioned in Dallas, Texas for Bruce Beresford, Philip Hobel, and Mary-Ann Hobel. Subsequently, the audition was so good, Harper was flown to New York City to do a video tape test opposite Robert Duvall, from which, nine days later Harper was cast in the role of Rosa Lee. Harper said that it was "the longest nine days of my life". Harper won the role over several other more well-known actresses.
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 (USA) (6 March 1983)
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