Release Date: November 17, 1995
Running Time: 91 mins.
MPAA Rating: PG 13
Box Office: $103,351.00
Genre: Adaptation, Comedy, Drama


Rachel is a perpetually perky housewife who has it all--home, husband, and children. She also loses it all, on the night before Christmas, when she discovers that the creature stirring in her house is a hit man, hired by her husband. Dressed in nothing more than her flannel nightie, Rachel flees, embarking on an odyssey that spans many a Christmas Eve and that will take her through all 50 states of the Union as she searches for some semblance of security, and sanity--and a permanent address. Like a latter-day Candide, Rachel encounters a series of increasingly surreal calamities and coincidences on her journey through denial. She also meets up with a bizarre cast of characters, including a s...

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Mia Farrow

Scott Glenn

Mary-Louise Parker

Tony Goldwyn

Eileen Brennan

Giancarlo Esposito

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