About the film
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The Prize Winner of Defiance, Ohio
Release Date: September 28, 2005
|Production Companies||:||ImageMovers, Revolution Studios|
|Producers||:||Robert Zemeckis, Steve Starkey, Marty P. Ewing, Linda Lowy, Jack Rapke, John Brace|
|Writers||:||Jane Anderson, Terry Ryan|
Based on the true story of Evelyn Ryan, a midwestern housewife who managed to rescue her family from debt by entering contests for ad slogans sponsored by consumer product companies.