A mentally challenged man gets help from a sociopathic woman when he tries to reunite with his dying father, who disowned him years earlier.
A mentally retarded man is befriended by a terminally ill homicidal schizophrenic. Touching at times but not funny.
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He is gentle, mentally retarded Homer, making his way from Arizona to Oregon to see his dying Dad. She is scrappy Eddie, the emotionally troubled, streetwise oddball who befriends him. Homer and Eddie: unlikely traveling companions on a trip that becomes a journey of hope. A heartfelt drama--and a change-of-pace showcase for the talents of Whoopi Goldberg and James Belushi.
In this unusual road movie, a mentally retarded man, trying to hitchhike home, meets up with a small-time stick-up woman. She protects him from the dangers of the highway, and they become close friends, sharing their deepest secrets and helping each other come to terms with death.
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