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Bluegrass (1988)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama  -  28 February 1988 (USA)
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Maude Sage Breen
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Lowell Shipleigh
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Verna Howland
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John Paul Jones
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Dancy Cutler
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Alice Gibbs
Judith-Marie Bergan ...
Irene Shipleigh
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Michael Fitzgerald
Arthur Rosenberg ...
Murray Steiner
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Merlin Honeycutt
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Brock Walters
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Whitey Dahl
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Bulldog Lewis
Thomas Caldwell ...
Auctioneer (as Thomas Milton Caldwell)
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Cameo: Producer Arthur Fellows is seen in two shots as the horses head though a tunnel on the way to the track for the Derby. He's the balding man with glasses holding a program on the right of both the long shot and medium shots in that scene. See more »

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Whiskey Before Breakfast
Traditional (P.D.)
Performed by The Raggedy Robin String Band (Carmel Bowman, Mike Norris, Conrad Shiba, Eleanor Wilson, Cari Norris)
in party scene
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Delightful!
4 June 2002 | by (Michigan) – See all my reviews

This is a movie I stumbled across during an afternoon of channel-surfing and immediately came to love. Though the premise initially seems to be a bit of an 80's cliche, the endearing nature of the characters draws you in (especially Brian Kerwin's superb Dancy Cutler - his performance alone makes watching the movie worthwhile). The picture painted of the Thoroughbred industry is also very true-to-life and, most importantly, so are the horses themselves. This only serves to make the relationships between the human characters more credible. (My personal favorite part is the expression on Maude's face when Dancy tells her he can get "anything" in foal.) I sum this up as a movie with something for everyone - great characters, romance, struggle, triumph, and great scenery.


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