R | | Drama
A Vietnam vet comes home to his small town and finds himself in conflict with rules that his brother has vowed to uphold.
Sean Penn's directorial debut.
Gonna sell the house, I think.
Joe: Are you?
Mr. Roberts: Think so.
Joe: We're you thinking of living?
Mr. Roberts: There's a trailer park over on Bright's. They got a pretty good deal there.
Maria: It's nice there. They have a vegetable garden in the back where you can rent a plot. Grow ...
After the chase scene near the end of the film between Joe in the police car and Frank in the Buick, Joe turns off the red police lights, then the car's headlamps and steps out of the car and stands next to it. In the final scene we see Joe still standing next to the police car but the car's headlamps have mysteriously come on again.
$34,047 (USA) (22 September 1991)