Coming-of-age story set in the 1950's stars Harvey Keitel as a small-time hustler/dreamer, recently widowed, who tries his best to care for his two daughters, 17-year-old Sonya, and 12-year-old Greta, while Sonya's rapid disulisionment with her father puts her at odds with him more times than nessessary.
When a father doesn't live up to his dreams... a daughter has to stand up for hers.
Did You Know?
was called back to re-shoot some scenes and had to wear a wig, since she had already dyed it blonde for Tollbooth
(1994). See more
[When Sonya's teacher encourages her to go to college
You don't know my father.
Well, in a way, I do.
Features Hawaiian Eye
Performed by Gerry Mulligan
& Paul Desmond
Written by Gerry Mulligan
Courtesy of Verve Records
By Arrangement with PolyGram Special Markets See more