“For a tough kid who’s lived a life of crime, the struggle back is as hard as…..
Walking Across Egypt”
Jonathan Taylor Thomas plays Wesley, a juvenile delinquent who’s been in and out of triuble his whole life.
He’s currently back in trouble, and in detention, for grand theft auto.
He’s got to get out, any way he can.
Mattie Rigsbee is at the other end of life. She’s a lonely widow burying herselft in her
local church and spoiles grown children.
When their paths first cross, Mattie sees some good in the boy and decides it’s time to
practive what she preaches. She opens her home and her heart to a kid in need.
He sees an easy mark, she sees a boy who deserves a second chance. With the law and the
harsh reality of life closing back in on Wesley, will his tough choices lead to a deas
end or to a new life?
The Cast and Crew:
- Arthur Allan Seidelman: Director
- Clyde Edgerton: Writer (novel)
- Paul Tamasy: Writer (screenplay)
- Ellen Bystyn as Mattie Rigsbee
- Jonathan Taylor Thomas as Wesley Benfield
- Mark Hamill as Lamar
- Harve Presnell as Finner
- Patrick David as Johnny
- James Coleman as Blake
- Judge Reinhold as Robert Rigsbee
Other Movies by Arthur Allan Seidelman
- Body Language (1992) (TV)
- Miracle in the Woods (1997) (TV)
- Grace and Glorie (1998)(TV)
- The Runaway (2000)(TV)
Other Movies by Paul Tamasy:
- Air Bud: World Pup (2000) (V) (characters)
- Air Bud: Golden Receiver (1998) (characters) (written by)
- Air Bud (1997) (written by)
Watching Ellen Byrstyn:
Watching Mark Hamill:
- Star Wars (1978) Luke Skywalker
- Star Wars: Episode V (1980) Luke Skywalker
- Star Wars: Episode VI (1983) Luke Skywalker
- Hamilton (2001) (TV)
Watching Harve Presnell:
- Fargo (1996) Wade Gustafson
- Face/Off (1997) Victor Lazarro
- Saving Private Ryan (1998)
- Patch Adams (1998) Dean J.P. Anderson
- “Dawson’s Creek” (1998) Arthur Isaac Brooks
Watching Judge Reinhold: