R | | Drama
An alcoholic drifter spends Halloween in his home town of Albany, New York after returning there for the first time in decades.
The movie's source 1983 "Ironweed" novel by William Kennedy won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in 1984.
Oh God, it's too damn cold out here. Hey, Francis.
Francis Phelan: Hey, Pee Wee.
Pee Wee: Have you come back?
Francis Phelan: Yeah. You, uh, seen Helen around?
Pee Wee: No. I haven't seen her in a couple days.
Francis Phelan: Well, I'll catch up with her.
When Francis rides with the rag man, one of the telephone poles has a 1970s era transformer.
He's Me Pal
Performed by Meryl Streep
$36,973 (USA) (20 December 1987)
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