PG | | Drama, Romance, War
A woman finds romance when she takes a job at an aircraft plant to help make ends meet after her husband goes off to war.
Kevin Costner was the first choice for the role of Lucky Lockhart, but was unavailable when shooting began.
That guy you work with... what's his name?
Kay Walsh: Lucky?
Jack Walsh: There's no question about that.
Kay Walsh: What do you mean?
Jack Walsh: Well, he's stateside, he's not in uniform... how lucky can you get?
Kay Walsh: I don't think he'd call it lucky.
Jack Walsh: Well, the next time you go to work ask him what...
Whenever the character of Jack is playing the trumpet, his fingering does not match the music he is supposedly playing.
Opening credits are shown over old, black and white photos.
CBS edited 5 minutes from this film for its 1987 network television premiere.
$2,270,136 (USA) (15 April 1984)