Michael Landon Jr. directed this Western melodrama whose tone bears more than a passing resemblance to his late father's series, Little House on the
Marty Claridge (Katherine Heigl) and her starry-eyed husband, Aaron (Oliver Macready), leave Eastern civilization behind, unprepared for frontier hardship.
Marty certainly never imagined she find herself a widow so soon, but Aaron dies after being thrown by his horse. The suddenly single Marty soon gets an offer she can’t refuse: Widower Clark Davis (Dale Midkiff) needs a feminine touch to tame his tomboy daughter, Missie (Skye McCole Bartusiak). If Marty will marry him, she'll have a roof over...