About the film
mountain small town north carolina widower 1930s
Release Date: April 14, 1989
|Slogan||:||«A passion so strong it kills.»|
|Production Companies||:||Nelson Entertainment, Castle Rock Entertainment|
|Producers||:||Lynn Stalmaster, Robert H. Solo|
|Writers||:||Carol Sobieski, John Ehle|
Wayland Jackson (Russell), a widower with a young daughter, moves to a small, impoverished mountain village in North Carolina, circa 1934. They are taken in by Collie Wright (McGillis), a single mother with an illegitimate baby, and she and Wayland soon fall in love. Trouble starts when the identity of her baby's father is revealed.