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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 101 min.)) : sound, color
  • Publisher: [United States] : Walt Disney Pictures : 1985.

Content descriptions

Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Jeremy Kagan.
Participant or Performer Note:
Meredith Salenger, John Cusack, Ray Wise, Lainie Kazan, Scatman Crothers, Barry Miller, Verna Bloom, Bruce M. Fischer.
Summary, etc.:
America is in the depths of the Great Depression. Families drift apart when faraway jobs beckon. In this masterful, atmospheric adventure, a courageous young girl (Meredith Salenger) confronts overwhelming odds when she embarks on a cross-country search for her father. During her extraordinary odyssey, she forms a close bond with two diverse traveling companions: a magnificent, protective wolf, and a hardened drifter (John Cusack). A brilliant, moving tapestry, woven of courage and perseverance.
Target Audience Note:
Rated PG.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Depressions > 1929 > United States > Drama.
Voyages and travels > Drama.
Fathers and daughters > Drama.
Unemployment > Drama.

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