Amy Post is a prostitute who has never gotten over having given her only child up for adoption. When Amy meets a drifter named Elmore Pratt, she does not like him. But the two misfits are both dreaming of a better life, and so they take to the road, leaving the deep South and heading for California. Before long, they realize that they are falling in love with each other.
Sally Field, Tommy Lee Jones, David Keith, Miriam Colon, Michael V Gazzo, Dan Shor, M. Emmet Walsh, Barbara Babcock, Nell Carter, Alex Colon, Lee DeBroux, Ralph Seymour, Royce D Applegate, Bruce M Fischer, John Dennis Johnston, Don Barry, Eric Laneuville, Brian Frishman, Diane Sommerfield, Henry State, Matthew Campion, Tony Gianios, Lee McLaughlin, Arthur Pugh, Gerry Olunell, Bill Holliday, Philip Gordon, Richard Charles Boyle, Bob Hannah, Dave Powledge, David Dahlgren, John Wilmot, Woody Watson, Eliott Keener, Billy Jayne, John M Jackson, Jim Bailey