Gramercy Pictures (I) | Release Date: August 20, 1993
Summary: Based on A. E. Hotchner's memoir, this coming-of-age story follows Aaron Kurlander (Jesse Bradford) as he struggles to survive on his own while his traveling salesman father is away and his mother is committed to a sanatorium with tuberculosis.
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Runtime: 103 min
Rating: Rated PG-13 for thematic elements
Production: Bona Fide Productions
Genres: Drama, History
Country: USA
Language: English
Director Credit
Steven Soderbergh Director
Writer Credit
A.E. Hotchner Memoir
Steven Soderbergh Screenplay
Principal Cast Credit
Jeroen Krabbé Mr. Kurlander
Jesse Bradford Aaron
Lisa Eichhorn Mrs. Kurlander
Cast Credit
Adrien Brody Lester
Amber Benson Ella McShane
Cameron Boyd Sullivan
Chris Samples Billy Thompson
Elizabeth McGovern Lydia
Joe Chrest Ben
John McConnell Patrolman Burns
Karen Allen Miss Mathey
Katherine Heigl Christina Sebastian
Kristin Griffith Mrs. McShane
Peggy Freisen Mrs. Thompson
Spalding Gray Mr. Mungo
Producer Credit
Albert Berger Producer
Barbara Maltby Producer
John Hardy Executive Producer
Ron Yerxa Producer