Despite Glen Pitre's reputation with the critics, he shows no
distinguishing talent with story, narrative or actors with this
war-and-the-homefront melodrama. The men are mostly overwrought, young
Lacey Chabert is totally out of the period, and Tatum O'Neal (in the
lead as a widowed mother of two under a constant cloud of suspicion) is
too low-keyed and looks wrung out;...