Gritty, often overlooked drama of everyday life in a travelling carnival, filled with wonderful moments and offbeat characters. Jodie Foster stars as a teenage runaway who joins the show when it passes through her Southern hometown, shaking up the lives of dunk tank clown Gary Busey and huckster Robbie Robertson (who also co-wrote the story). Meg Foster, Kenneth McMillan, Tim Thomerson co-star. 106 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono; theatrical trailer.