Arlo Guthrie's song is converted into a motion picture. Arlo goes to see Alice for Thanksgivng and as a favor takes her trash to the dump. When the dump is closed, he drops it on top of another pile of garbage at the bottom of a ravine. When the local sheriff finds out a major manhunt begins. Arlo manages to survive the courtroom experience but it haunts him when he is to be inducted into the army via the draft. The movie follows the song with Arlo's voice over as both music and narration.
John Vogel <email@example.com>
Every Generation Has A Story To Tell.
See more »
Did You Know?
The real Alice Brock
turned down the chance to play herself in the film. She wasn't a professional actress and felt that there was no reason to recreate for film what she had already done in real life. See more
Throughout most of the scenes in the movie the length of Arlo's hair keeps changing lengths. In one scene Arlo's hair is long to his shoulders and in the next scene is hair is short to his collar, vice versa. See more
Just what I've always wanted.
No, a friend with a restaurant.
Composed by Edvard Grieg See more