NOBODY'S FOOL is yet another entry in the increasingly popular genre of quirky Americana. The thread that all of these films have in common is a mid-American locale that seems to be populated with characters who have wandered in from a Federico Fellini film. In NOBODY'S FOOL, Cassie
(Rosanne Arquette) is a withdrawn young woman who had an illegitimate baby. When the father (Jim Youngs) reneged on his promise to marry her, she got a bit crazy, poked him in the throat with a fork, and now is shunned by most of the people in her small town. Cassie takes an interest in a
traveling theater troupe and decides to sign up for an acting workshop. She also meets Riley (Eric ...