Melanie Griffith and Don Johnson (at the time married to each other) play Lily and Ben Reed, a young couple torn apart by a family tragedy. It would take a miracle to rekindle their love and a miracle arrives in the form of a summer guest - Willard Young played by Elijah Wood. Written by
Pfyre Caidmon <OShaun@ix.netcom.com>
They gave a boy a summer he'd always remember. He gave them back the love they lost.
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Did You Know?
Melanie Griffin and Don Johnson were married in real life at the time this movie was made. It was their second time to be married to each other after a six-month marriage in the mid 70's. See more
In one of final scenes where child actors say goodbye to each other, a glass vase of flowers behind Thora Birch's character keeps appearing and disappearing. See more
How old are you?
Ten. How old are you?
Nine. I thought you'd be bigger.
Hey! Look who's talking, you midget. It just so happens I'm exactly the right size for my age. So why don't you just get lost?
You don't have to go crazy. It was just an observation.
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Written by Scott Cutler
and Brian O'Doherty
Performed by Brian O'Doherty See more