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Summary A broken-down, middle-aged country singer gets a new wife, reaches out to his long-lost daughter, and tries to put his troubled life back together.

Directed By: Bruce Beresford

Written By: Horton Foote

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Metascore Generally Favorable Based on 9 Critic Reviews
76
User Score Generally Favorable Based on 5 User Ratings
7.4
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Summary A broken-down, middle-aged country singer gets a new wife, reaches out to his long-lost daughter, and tries to put his troubled life back together.

Directed By: Bruce Beresford

Written By: Horton Foote

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Metascore
Generally Favorable Based on 9 Critic Reviews
76
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Metascore
Generally Favorable Based on 9 Critic Reviews
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78% Positive
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22% Mixed
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Generally Favorable Based on 5 User Ratings
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Generally Favorable Based on 5 User Ratings
7.4
80% Positive
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20% Mixed
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0% Negative
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Production Company Antron Media Production, EMI Films
Release Date Mar 4, 1983
Duration 1 h 32 m
Rating PG
Tagline Robert Duvall is Mac Sledge, down and out country singer. His struggle for fame was over. His fight for respect was just beginning
Academy Awards, USA
• 2 Wins & 5 Nominations
Golden Globes, USA
• 1 Win & 5 Nominations
Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards
• 1 Win & 3 Nominations