After the death of his son, Macon Leary, a travel writer, seems to be sleep walking through life. Macon's wife, seems to be having trouble too, and thinks it would be best if the two would just split up. After the break up, Macon meets a strange outgoing woman, who seems to bring him back down to earth. After starting a relationship with the outgoing woman, Macon's wife seems to think that their marriage is still worth a try. Macon is then forced to deal many decisions Written by
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Did You Know?
The movie's source novel of the same name by Anne Tyler
was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in 1986 but lost out to Larry McMurtry
for "Lonesome Dove" (1985) which has also been filmed [See: Lonesome Dove
(1989)]. The other nominee was Russell Banks
for "Continental Drift" (1985). See more
After returning from England, Macon reaches into his pocket for his keys twice. See more
I tell my wife, going with the Accidental Tourist is like going in a cocoon.
I'M GONNA LASSO SANTA CLAUS
Written by Frankie Adams
and 'Wilbur Jones' See more