Alison Elliott as Percy Talbott; Ellen Burstyn as Hannah Ferguson; Marcia Gay Harden as Shelby Goddard; Will Patton as Nahum Goddard; Kieran Mulroney as Joe Sperling; Gailard Sartain as Sheriff Gary Walsh; John M. Jackson as Johnny B. / Eli; Louise De Cormier as Effy Katshaw; Ida Griesemer as Rebecca Goddard; Lincoln Grow as Molly Goddard; Emerson Grow as Molly Goddard; Sam Lloyd Sr. as Meeshack Boggs; Lisa Louise Langford as Jolene; Forrest Murray as Stuart; Patty Smith as Customer #1
PG-13 (Parents Strongly Cautioned)
Percy, upon being released from prison, goes to the small town of Gillead, to find a place where she can start over again. She is taken in by Hannah, to help out at her place, the Spitfire Grill. Percy brings change to the small town, stirring resentment and fear in some, and growth in others.