Terrific account of the life of rags-to-riches country singer Loretta Lynn, highlighted by Spacek's Academy Award winning performance!
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Altman's self-styled look at the goings-on behind the scenes of a political campaign interweaved with a country music gathering. Fascinating ensemble, some of whom play themselves!
Roadie -- Canned from a 20-year job as roadie for Blue Oyster Cult, Jimmy is broke and returns to his hometown, where a wild night with some hard-partying high school friends shows him that some things never change.
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Jimmy, a longtime roadie for the legendary
Blue Oyster Cult, has been fired by the band. With nowhere else to go, he returns home to see his aging mom in Forest Hills, Queens, where a wild encounter with two old high school friends shows him that some things never change.
In the acclaimed performance that earned her the Academy Award® for Best Actress, Sissy Spacek stars as legendary Loretta Lynn, the dirt poor Appalachian Mountains girl who rose from humble beginnings to become the "Queen of Country Music." At eighteen, the mother of four children and busy housewife still finds time to write and sing songs at small fairs and local honky-tonks. Recognizing her raw talent and huge potential, her ambitious husband Mooney (Tommy Lee Jones) prods her into making a record and going to Nashville. After a performance at the Grand Ole Opry, the record becomes a smash hit, launching her career to super stardom and changing the sound and style of country music forever.
Middle-aged Jimmy loses his gig as roadie and moves in with his mother. With no job or skills, he must try to let go of his overextended adolescence.
Coal Miner's Daughter, starring Sissy Spacek and Tommy Lee Jones, is the remarkable true story of country music star Loretta Lynn and her triumph in making a name for herself.
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