Bud Davis is a country boy who moves to the city to visit his uncle and his family. He starts hanging out at Gilley's, the popular nightclub owned by Mickey Gilley himself. He takes a job at the oil refinery where his uncle works, hoping to save enough money to buy some land. He also meets a cowgirl named Sissy, they dance together, fall in love and suddenly get married. And then their marriage is shattered when Bud sees Sissy allegedly seeing con man Wes, who teaches her how to ride the mechanical bull... and plans to rob Gilley's. When a bull-riding contest at Gilley's is announced, Bud decides to sign up. Can he win the contest and save his marriage to Sissy? Written by
Hard hat days and honky-tonk nights.
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Extras and background artists were paid around US $30 per day. See more
During the first kissing scene between Wes and Sissy in Wes' trailer, the shadow of a crew person can be seen in the reflection on the kitchen cabinet. See more
HEY TATTOO! You see this here? That there's a weddin' ring. That means we're married! She's MINE, okay?
Referenced in Pulp Fiction
The Devil Went Down To Georgia
Written by Charlie Daniels
, Tom Crain, Taz Di Gregorio
, Fred Edwards
, James Marshall
Performed by The Charlie Daniels Band
Cabin Fever Music (BMI) See more