Diane's free-wheeling life of drunken one-night-stands as a professional trucker hits a road block when Peter, her son, is dropped at her doorstep. Her former husband Len, whom she abandoned eleven years ago along with their new-born son, has cancer and no one else to turn to while he's in the hospital. Peter, resentful and wary, wants, even needs a mother who'll want him at this worrisome time but knows better than to expect this from Diane. With deliveries waiting and a mortgage to be paid, there's only one inevitable thing ahead for Diane and Peter - a road trip together. Written by
Motion Picture Rating
Rated R for some sexuality, language, brief drug use involving minors, and a sexual assault
24 April 2008 (USA)
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Opening Weekend: $7,298
(9 October 2009)
(15 January 2010)
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Aspect Ratio: 2.35 : 1
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Did You Know?
When Peter first arrives at his mother's house, he is wearing a Black Label Society T-shirt. BLS is a band featuring Ozzy Osbourne
guitarist Zakk Wylde
. Later in the film, we see Peter playing a Zakk Wylde model Les Paul guitar. See more
You know it's the dream of every man in the state of California to have an opportunity to get drunk with you.
I'm not sure that's a compliment, Runner.
Well, it ain't an insult.
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Written by Chris Roberts, Jim Thornton, Scott Turner
Performed by Kay Adams See more