PG-13 | | Biography, Drama
A young girl comes of age in a dysfunctional family of nonconformist nomads with a mother who's an eccentric artist and an alcoholic father who would stir the children's imagination with hope as a distraction to their poverty.
In 2007, Jeannette Walls announced the film was in development and looking for a director.
Do you think... Erma ever did something to Dad?
Rose Mary: Like what?
Jeannette: Like what she did to Brian.
Rose Mary: You can't think about things like that. It'll make you crazy.
Jeannette: Dad... I'm sorry about Erma.
Rex: Whenever it's time to go, you go.
Jeannette: I'm not talking about that... "...
When Rex and Jeannette are looking at the stars in the middle of the night, she chooses one and he says it is Venus. Not possible because Venus is only seen in the early morning in the east, or early evening in the west.
$4,678,548 (USA) (13 August 2017)
$17,273,059 (USA) (12 October 2017)
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