A pregnant white Southern girl and a black New York lawyer, both on the run in rural Texas, meet up in a boarded-up, abandoned house and realize they both need each other in order to survive. Written by
Did You Know?
While onstage accepting her emmy for this film, Patty Duke
announced she also wanted to address the hard of hearing with sign language. However, the camera didn't show her hands, just her face, leading TV audiences to think she was just standing there doing nothing. See more
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