A reclusive rural woman with two children and another on the way places an ad for help around the house, and a handsome parolee responds. The two form an uneasy relationship that eventually leads them to re-examine their memories of years ago. Deborah Raffin, Christopher Reeve, J.T. Walsh, and Helen Shaver star in this adaptation of LaVyrle Spencer's novel. 96 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English.