PG-13 | | Drama
Chuck wants to leave home but can't make the grade for boarding school. Then he finds out the disfigured recluse living nearby is an ex-teacher.
Jeff Bridges was considered for the role of Justin McLeod.
What is your name?
Chuck Norstadt: Chuck. Chuck Norstad.
McLeod: Well, Chuck Chuck Norstad.
The engraved plate on McLoed's clock is supposed to include the first few lines of Vergil's Aeneid in Latin; the words, however, are completely jumbled, beginning with "Cano, arma que (sic!) virum qui, profugus fata" etc. It ought to be "Arma virumque cano, Troiae qui primus ab oris..." and so on.