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Tumbleweeds (1999)

PG-13 1999-11-24 (US) ComedyDrama 1h 42m
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They ran away from everything but each other.


Whenever trouble strikes in one of her relationships, single mother Mary Jo Walker and her daughter, Ava, pack up and move to another city, a routine Ava is tiring of. This time, they are helped on their move to San Diego by trucker Jack Ranson. While Ava settles in, getting a leading part in the school play, Jack starts dating Mary Jo but soon reveals himself to be controlling and aggressive. Mary Jo prepares to flee again, angering Ava.

  1. Gavin O'Connor

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Angela Shelton

    Screenplay, Story

Top Billed Cast

  1. Janet McTeer

    Janet McTeer

    Mary Jo Walker

  2. Kimberly J. Brown

    Kimberly J. Brown

    Ava Walker

  3. Jay O. Sanders

    Jay O. Sanders

    Dan Miller

  4. Gavin O'Connor

    Gavin O'Connor

    Jack Ranson

  5. Laurel Holloman

    Laurel Holloman

    Laurie Pendleton

  6. Lois Smith

    Lois Smith


  7. Michael J. Pollard

    Michael J. Pollard

    Mr. Cummings

  8. Linda Porter

    Linda Porter

    Mrs. Boman

  9. Ashley Buccille

    Ashley Buccille

    Zoe Broussard

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Status Released

Original Language English

Budget $312,000.00

Revenue $1,400,000.00


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