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Writer (WGA):
Karen Leigh Hopkins (written by)
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Release Date:
12 October 1990 (USA) See more »
Genre:
Tagline:
She doesn't want much. Just a whole new life.
Plot:
A small town prepares for the homecoming of superstar Roxy Carmichael, as does a young outsider, who believes Roxy is her mother. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
User Reviews:
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Cast

  (in credits order) (verified as complete)

Winona Ryder ... Dinky Bossetti

Jeff Daniels ... Denton Webb

Laila Robins ... Elizabeth Zaks

Thomas Wilson Brown ... Gerald Howells
Joan McMurtrey ... Barbara Webb

Graham Beckel ... Les Bossetti

Frances Fisher ... Rochelle Bossetti
Robby Kiger ... Beannie Billings

Dinah Manoff ... Evelyn Whittacher

Sachi Parker ... Libby Ohiemacher

Stephen Tobolowsky ... Mayor Bill Klepler (as Stephen Tobolowski)

Micole Mercurio ... Louise Garweski
John Short ... Ronald Reems

Robin Thomas Grossman ... Scotty Sandholtzer (as Robin Thomas)

Valerie Landsburg ... Miss Day Ashburn (as Valerie Landsberg)
Rhonda Aldrich ... Charmaine the Hairdresser

Ava Fabian ... Roxy Carmichael

Carla Gugino ... Young Roxy

Rob King ... Young Denton
Daniel Fekete ... Denny, Jr.

Beth Grant ... Lillian Logerfield
Heidi Swedberg ... Andrea Stein

Angela Paton ... Gloria Sikes
Patrick McCollough ... David Skism

Mark Arnott ... Bill Crampton
Hal Havins ... Raymond Emirts
Linda Cox ... Kathy Sherwin

Kevin Skousen ... Gene Briskell
Nada Despotovich ... Laurie Desmond
John C. Moskoff ... Officer Tardo

Ron Perkins ... Will Groom
Hank Underwood ... Eddie Waters
Raymond Hanis ... Man #1 at Center
Tiffany Reinbolt ... Girl #1 on Bus (as Tiffany Ashley)
Amy Moore Davis ... Girl #2 on Bus
Ron Marlin Jr. ... Red Haired Boy on Bus
Eugene Farrington ... Bus Driver

Jim Pirri ... Jim Reese

Terrence Evans ... Man #1 at Legion Hall
Joe Nesnow ... Man #2 at Legion Hall
Peter Strong ... Fisherman #2
Rocky Krakoff ... Kid #1 Throwing Buckeyes

Carl Steven ... Kid #2 Throwing Buckeyes
Frank Milewski ... 'Amen' Man
Jennifer Loesch ... Baby Sarah Webb
Laura Loesch ... Baby Sarah Webb
Meg Harrington ... Laura Coiller
Louise Yaffe ... Woman on Bench
Eleanor Schiff ... Woman's Friend on Bench
Damion Dietz ... Whipped Cream Boy
Judith Saunders ... Linda Evans Look-Alike
Janet Graham ... Sneeze Victim
Karen Musette ... Libby's New Friend (as Karen Mussette)
Richard Roylance ... Limo Driver at the Ball
Joseph Cocuzzo ... Grandpa Crossing Street
Joanne Cocuzzo ... Grandma Crossing Street
Nancy Abrahams ... Fishing Family
Joseph Abrahams ... Fishing Family
Jamie Abrahams ... Fishing Family
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Stephen Burrows ... Dropjaw Party Guy (uncredited)

Charlie Holliday ... Policeman (uncredited)
Vince Trankina ... Woman's Husband (uncredited)

Directed by
Jim Abrahams 
 
Writing credits
(WGA)
Karen Leigh Hopkins (written by)

Produced by
Penney Finkelman Cox .... producer
Karen Leigh Hopkins .... executive producer
 
Original Music by
Melissa Etheridge 
Thomas Newman 
 
Cinematography by
Paul Elliott 
 
Film Editing by
Bruce Green 
 
Casting by
Mali Finn 
 
Production Design by
Dena Roth 
 
Art Direction by
Rosemary Brandenburg 
John Myhre 
Nina Ruscio 
 
Set Decoration by
Maria Nay 
Tom Talbert 
 
Costume Design by
Betsy Heimann 
 
Makeup Department
Julie Hewett .... makeup artist
Timothy Lasquade .... assistant hair stylist
Beverly Lowry .... assistant makeup artist
Sunyata Palmer .... assistant makeup artist
Scott Williams .... hair stylist
Allan A. Apone .... special makeup effects (uncredited)
 
Production Management
Dennis A. Brown .... executive in charge of production
Stephen McEveety .... production manager
John Forrest Niss .... post-production supervisor
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Melanie L. Knox .... dga trainee
John T. Kretchmer .... first assistant director
Jeff Rafner .... second assistant director
 
Art Department
Gregory Bauer .... swing
Laurence Beckwith .... painter
Adam J. Braff .... swing gang (as Adam Braff)
Cari Cartmill .... painter
Michael D. Costello .... lead scenic artist
Keith Cox .... carpenter
Stephane Denizot .... carpenter
Craig Gadsby .... swing
Johnathon Gallagher .... painter
James A. Gelarden .... set designer
Alan Hoffman .... storyboard artist
Richard G. Huston .... set designer
James E. Johnson .... swing
Thomas D. Krausz .... painter (as Thomas Krausz)
Mark Kusy .... property assistant
James LaBarge .... apprentice carpenter
Robert A. Maisto .... construction coordinator
Lisa Monti .... buyer
Denis Mullaney .... carpenter: Ohio
Mike Ogle .... carpenter
Mark Pacho .... second assistant props
Christopher Parker .... set dresser
Cheri Paul .... property master
Edmund C. Quintero .... laborer
Jan Van Tamelen .... set dresser
Drew Williams .... lead man
Robert J. Young .... swing
 
Sound Department
Martha Atwell .... assistant sound editor
G.W. Brown .... adr editor
Dane A. Davis .... supervising sound editor
Robert Deschaine .... foley mixer
David Gertz .... sound recordist
Tom Hammond .... foley editor
David J. Hudson .... sound re-recording mixer
Doc Kane .... adr mixer
David Kelson .... production sound mixer
John Kwiatkowski .... sound effects editor
Mark Larry .... foley editor
Kimberly Ellen Lowe .... dialogue editor (as Kimberly Lowe Voigt)
Robert Maxfield .... boom operator
Mel Metcalfe .... sound re-recording mixer
Rebecca Nicolaou .... assistant sound editor (as Becky Nicolaou)
Jeff Porrello .... cable person
Terry Porter .... sound re-recording mixer
Joan Rowe .... foley artist
Tracy Toon .... assistant sound editor
Jerry Trent .... foley artist
Randy Vandegrift .... dialogue editor
Allen Hurd .... sound recordist (uncredited)
David Neesley .... cable person (uncredited)
 
Stunts
Debbie Evans .... stunt double: Winona Ryder
Ernie F. Orsatti .... stunt coordinator
John Robotham .... stunts
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Gale M. Adler .... still photographer
Deirdre Arbucci .... second assistant camera
Steve Austin .... video playback operator
Monty Bass .... electrician (as Monte Bass)
Monty Bass .... grip (as Monte Bass)
Curtis Bradford .... first company grip
Dante Cardone .... electrician
Don Cely .... assistant chief lighting technician
Tim Collins .... dolly grip
Louis DiCesare .... chief lighting technician
Malcolm Doran II .... grip
Richard Eliano .... first assistant camera
Cobie Fair .... second company grip
Ali Farboud .... electrician
Steven Finestone .... additional camera operator
Steve Givens .... chief rigging electrician
Bruce Alan Greene .... Steadicam operator (as Bruce A. Greene)
Richard Lasting .... video assistant
Todd Parker .... electrician
Melvin 'Butch' Von Bulow .... grip
Jack Wallner .... additional photographer
Stephan Wassmann .... electrician (as Stefan Wassman)
Ken Wheeland .... dolly grip
 
Casting Department
Barbara Harris .... adr voice casting
Megan McConnell .... casting assistant
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Matthew Jacobsen .... costumer
Janet Sobel .... costumer
 
Editorial Department
Donah Bassett .... negative cutter
Joanne Chee .... post-production coordinator
Alan Cody .... assistant editor
Bryan Ellenburg .... post-production coordinator
William Goldenberg .... associate editor
Johan Linna .... post-production assistant
Keith Parrish .... color timer
 
Music Department
Bill Bernstein .... music editor
Brad Dechter .... orchestrator
Becky Mancuso-Winding .... music consultant (as Becky Mancuso)
Leslie Morris .... music contractor
Thomas Pasatieri .... orchestrator
Timothy R. Sexton .... music consultant
John Vigran .... score mixer
George Doering .... musician (uncredited)
 
Transportation Department
Jason Belsky .... transportation captain
Griff Ruggles .... transportation coordinator
 
Other crew
Warren Archibald .... production assistant
Cheryl Austin .... assistant location manager
Carol Sue Byron .... production accountant
Derin Gibson .... production assistant
Janet Graham .... assistant: Jim Abrahams
Laurie Hindenach .... production estimator
Paul Hoskinson .... animal trainer
Diane Katz .... production coordinator
Elisa Kohn .... production assistant
David Lawrence .... production secretary
Susan Leh .... publicity coordinator
Christopher J. Miller .... production secretary: Ohio
Ben Montanio .... production controller
Skates Naiman .... supervising coordinator (as Sandi 'Skates' Naiman)
Michael Neale .... location manager
Chris Romberg .... assistant to producer
Judith Saunders .... script supervisor
Janet Scott .... production assistant
Ellen Supp .... location manager
Robert Werden .... unit publicist
Boyd Wilson .... location assistant (as Boyd H. Wilson)
Ken Wolin .... studio teacher
Karen Yokomizo .... assistant production accountant
Jack I. Bernstein .... production assistant (uncredited)
Bruce Comtois .... head of security (uncredited)
David Hakim .... publicity writer (uncredited)
Guerric Angelo Marruzzi .... rushes (uncredited)
Jay Rabins .... production assistant (uncredited)
 
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95 min
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Quotes:
Rochelle:Dinky Dean Bossetti, is that the yellow sweater i bought for you last week? That was a thirty-two dollar sweater, missy, and you dyed it black, didn't you? After you promised me you wouldn't.
Dinky:Correction. I didn't promise I wouldn't. I said I'd try not to.
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11 out of 13 people found the following review useful.
another hidden treasure, 4 September 1999
Author: Julien-11

Winona Ryder has a big collection of forgotten but first-rate movies, and this is no exception. The acting was really good, and the music on the soundtrack made it memorable. Well worth a look, and a second, and a third...

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