To escape an abusive boyfriend, without announcing her plans in advance, Jean Gilkyson takes her young daughter Griff to the Wyoming ranch of her father-in-law, Einar. Jean and Einar are disaffected, as he blames her for the death of his son in a car accident. Einar is taking care of his friend Mitch, who was attacked by a bear, and Einar does not know that he has a granddaughter. While Mitch heals and forgives the bear, Einar also changes his feelings regarding Jean, finally understanding that accidents happen and accepting her and loving Griff.
Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
every secret takes on a life of its own
Did You Know?
Set in the rugged ranchlands of Wyoming, but was filmed in Kamloops, British Columbia. The production company licensed the "M" logo of Marion, the design and logos of the police cars, and asked for photographs of police uniforms. See more
In the very next scene it is dark and Jean and Griff are asleep. Jean hears the motorcycle and yells at him. He tells her that the car is done for and offers to take them to South Dakota. Jean tells Griff to just take what she needs, and it shows them filling up her backpack. As the motorcycle rides away leaving them at probably a bus stop, they now have many large bags of clothes with them. See more
[talking to raccoon
I heard you interfering little bastards rummage around my yard. I'll thank you for keeping the owls off of my cats.
Good Woman Bad
Written by Pat McLaughlin
and Roger Younger
Performed by Josh Turner
Courtesy of MCA Nashville
Under license from Universal Music Enterprises See more