From the book:

Bastard out of Carolina BY Allison, Dorothy

Wikipedia Entry

Movie Year: 1996

Jennifer Jason Leigh Wikipedia Link
Lyle Lovett Wikipedia Link
Michael Rooker Wikipedia Link
Christina Ricci Wikipedia Link


Not Seen.

Summary from IMDB

Difficult tale of poor, struggling South Carolinian mother & daughter, who each face painful choices with their resolve and pride. Bone, the eldest daughter, and Anney her tired mother, grow both closer and farther apart: Anney sees Glen as her last chance.