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11 Ratings


Directed by Alan Rudolph
United States, 1984
Drama, Musical


Country and western performer Doc Jenkins breaks up his partnership with Blackie Buck and after signing a deal with a shark promoter, Rodeo Rocky, fights to regain his independence, his wealth and control of his artistry rights he lost in making this deal with the devil.

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Songwriter Directed by Alan Rudolph

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1985 | Nominee: Best Music, Original Song Score

Golden Globes (USA)

1985 | Nominee: Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture

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