3 out of 3 people found the following review useful:
A nostalgic jewel for classic country music lovers.
LBIYFHWKDTZN from Michigan
13 September 2002
This country music gem falls into the genre of what can be dubbed
"pioneering" country music, and stars one of the great pioneers, Roy
Fans would never think of Acuff as an actor, that is, unless they have
"Oh, My Darling Clementine." His portrayal of the singing sheriff is a
adventure in nostalgia and was made at a time when country music was hard
sell north of the Mason-Dixon line. But, if you're a country music fan
and interested in it's history, you must see this movie.
Although this is not a historical document, it does reflect the period in
which it was made. The younger Acuff...well, he was 40 years old when the
film was made...rendition of the title song will start your hands to
clappin' and your feet to tappin.'
The movie is not readily available in VHS or DVD. At least, I haven't been
able to find it. But keep searching, sooner or later you're bound to find
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