Wanda (Laura Dern) is a dirt-poor Louisiana mother pregnant with her fifth child who answers a wealthy couple's "baby wanted" ad. Rachel (Stockard Channing) is the would-be adoptive mother who quietly clashes with Laura at every turn.
They had nothing in common except an arrangement that could break their hearts.
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Richard Lineback originated the role of Al in the 1991 off-Broadway production upon which this film is based. See more
Written by Terry Allen
Vocals by Terry Allen See more