The Louisiana languor is palpable and the stars are sexy as all get-out, but it’s hard to figure out what kind of film director Peter Masterson though he was making. Bayou mystery? Ambling road picture? Second-chance melodrama? All of the above?
Sleepy little Lost Junction is a place of many secrets. Recently widowed Missy
Lofton (Neve Campbell) takes a risk, picking up stranded drifter Jimmy McGee (Billy Burke) and offering him a place to stay while his car is fixed at a local garage. Jimmy is deeply suspicious of the kindness of strangers, but can’t stop himself from falling for the seemingly demure housewife. Missy is equally smitten, but she has a hidde...