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Stand by Your Man (1981)

TV Movie  |   |  Biography, Drama, Music  |  13 May 1981 (USA)
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The rags-to-riches tale of country western queen, Tammy Wynette, follows her life from her impoverished childhood to country's First Lady and her two rocky marriages to fellow superstar George Jones.

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Tammy Wynette
Tim McIntire ...
George Jones
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Euple Byrd
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Billy Sherrill
Helen Page Camp ...
Mother Pugh
John Horn ...
Charlie Carter
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Jane
Ivy Bethune ...
Clara Jones
Rudy Bond ...
Grandfather
Dorothy Butts ...
Doris
Robert Carnegie ...
Glen Daley
Rhodie Cogan ...
Grandmother
Fredric Cook ...
Richard
Buddy Farmer ...
M.C.
Jennifer Gay ...
Girl
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The rags-to-riches tale of country western queen, Tammy Wynette, follows her life from her impoverished childhood to country's First Lady and her two rocky marriages to fellow superstar George Jones.

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An Emmy Worthy Performance By Annette O'Toole
10 October 2003 | by (Maryland) – See all my reviews

This film ranks right up there with the other country biographical films such as "Sweet Dreams" and "Coal Miner's Daughter".

I found it to be an extraordinary biography with an Emmy worthy performance by Annette O'Toole.

Unfortunately at this time it is not available on home video. I was able to record a copy from one of the movie channels. If you have an opportunity to see this fine film. don't miss it.


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