Hassett returns in an update to the life of quadruplegic ex-skier Jill Kinmont. After being named "Woman of the Year" for her courageous will to live, she takes a vacation and falls in love with truck driver Bottoms. She gets over her fear of falling in love, as Bottoms makes her "feel
like a woman for the first time." Although most of the dramatics of the ex-skier's life were already accounted for in the original, this movie is strong enough by itself. Told via flashbacks, viewers can appreciate this film, even if they haven't seen the first.