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Sam Doonby, a no-good drifter, enters a small town in Texas. His sudden arrival is met with suspicion, jealousy, and intrigue. His departure is just as sudden, and then the town realizes how one person's presence can matter.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Sam Doonby
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Leroy
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Laura Reaper
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Cyrus
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Barbara Ann
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Tony
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Lucy Mae
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Jolene
Cassandra L. Small ...
Rose
Jeff Fenter ...
Brad
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Lisa
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Justin
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Jessica Gordon (as Lizabeth Waters)
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Charlie
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Storyline

Sam Doonby, a no-good drifter, enters a small town in Texas. His sudden arrival is met with suspicion, jealousy, and intrigue. His departure is just as sudden, and then the town realizes how one person's presence can matter.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

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Who is this mysterious drifter... the man from nowhere

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Mystery | Thriller

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for some violence, sexual content and thematic elements
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$2,000,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

"Cheers to the chickens" was an impromptu line by actress Jenn Gotzon. The line has since stuck as movie quote favorite. See more »

Quotes

Duane: Hey Sam, you ever check to see how many folks you serve in one night?
Sam Doonby: Yes I have.
Archie: How do you keep count?
Sam Doonby: Simple. Count the legs, divide by four.
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Walk On
Written and Performed by 'B.J. Thomas'
Produced by 'Mark Joseph'
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User Reviews

 
Great message and John Schneider is wonderful as always!
4 January 2014 | by See all my reviews

This movie has a great message that all people have value and make a difference. Our choices dictate what type of affect we have on the people with whom we come in contact. I appreciated the surprises and the emotional pull this story had on me. John Schneider has been one of my favorite actors since the 70's and he continues to create products that are entertaining and powerful. He even has a scene where he showcases his singing/musical skills. I was not familiar with the other actors, but feel it was full of great performances. If you are looking for a movie that leaves you thinking and realizing you can make a difference in people's lives; I recommend this film wholeheartedly.


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