Virginia small town local Ford Sawyer, a comics artist, takes an instant liking to his new neighbor, Cilla McGowan, a former child TV starlet who moves from L.A. to renovate her Hollywood celebrity grandmother Janet's rural last residence and start a career after passing the local contractors exam. Grumpy old neighbor Carl Hennessy is suspected of the vandalism on her garden, garage and home, even knocking friendly ex Steve Chensky. Seeking comfort and security, Cilla comes to depend on Ford, who elected her as model for his next hammer-swinging Celtic comic heroin, and they fall in love. Janet's stuff yields intriguing information which proves relevant for the present aggression, with unexpected ramifications. Written by
Did You Know?
The fact about Brittany Murphy's Irish descent and the nickname she got from her father "Britt" were mentioned in the movie. See more
This movie is supposed to take place in Virginia, but there is Spanish moss on the trees of the estate. There is no Spanish moss in Virginia. This movie was obviously filmed further south. See more