An elderly wanderer, a sexy young girl running away from home and a folk singer looking for stardom hitch-hike their way cross-country, trying to get to California.

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Jedediah Bradley
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Nicky
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Lester Baumgartner
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Railroad cop
George Chandler ...
Pawnshop owner
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Jesse (1st Farmer)
Eddie Firestone ...
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William Lally ...
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William Mims ...
Antique Shop Owner
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Chuck
Mike Road ...
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Hwy Patrolman
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2nd Farmer
Buck Young ...
Car Family of Four
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An elderly wanderer, a sexy young girl running away from home and a folk singer looking for stardom hitch-hike their way cross-country, trying to get to California.

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Anybody's Back Seat will do so long as he's going her way. See more »

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Electric Ethel
by Michael Martin Murphey (as Murphy) & Owens Boomer Castleman (as Castleman)
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A simple, but good movie with knockout Lesley
18 October 2003 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

The movie is certainly not deep, but it has charm and has weathered much better than some other films of the hippy era. Lesley Ann Warren is luminous, sexy and a luscious knockout. Definitely one of her more appealing roles.


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