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Gas Food Lodging
Release Date: July 10, 1992
|Slogan||:||«When Shade's good, she's very good. But when Trudi's bad, she's better.»|
|Producers||:||Carl Colpaert, William Ewart, Seth Willenson, Dan Hassid, Christoph Henkel|
|Writers||:||Allison Anders, Richard Peck|
In the boring desert of New Mexico, a single mother raises her two teenage daughters, Shade and Trudi, whose deepest desire is to leave the dead calm town. Shade is the type to escape in her extravagant fantasies while Trudi is so rebelious it could drive her away.