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Pure Country (1992)

 -  Drama | Music | Romance  -  23 October 1992 (USA)
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Dusty Chandler (Strait) is a super star in the country music world, but his shows have the style of a '70s rock concert. One day he takes a walk - out of his overdone concerts to find his ... See full summary »

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Dusty Chandler (Strait) is a super star in the country music world, but his shows have the style of a '70s rock concert. One day he takes a walk - out of his overdone concerts to find his real country roots. He's helped and hindered by friends and staff, but pushes on in his search for a real music style as well as a real romance. Written by Don Femia <donfemia@csn.net>

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Bright Lights. Hit Songs. Country's biggest star. He'd trade it all to find the kind of love he'd only sung about.


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Rated PG for some mild violence, sensuality and language | See all certifications »

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23 October 1992 (USA)  »

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$15,164,458 (USA)
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Trivia

George Strait tried to get the studio to change the name of this movie. He didn't think that "Pure Country" actually fit the film, as he believed that it was more than just a "country" film. However, his wishes fell on deaf ears and the title stayed. See more »

Goofs

In the first scene of the movie the tour bus is shown leaving one city and arriving at another. The city in both shots is Ft. Worth, Texas. See more »

Quotes

Dusty Wyatt Chandler: Man, I should've known you'd find me. How'd you do it?
Earl Blackstock: Oh, something to do with trees and roots. You wouldn't believe me if I told you.
Dusty Wyatt Chandler: Grandma Ivy.
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Followed by Pure Country 2: The Gift (2010) See more »

Soundtracks

HEARTLAND
(Main Title Version)
Written by Steve Dorff and John Bettis
Produced by Steve Dorff
Performed by George Strait Jr. and George Strait
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Great Movie!
11 October 2004 | by (Drexel Hill, PA) – See all my reviews

Whether you are a fan of country music like I am or not, if you don't enjoy this movie or the story it tells, there's something wrong with you! We need more movies like this one. A man is looking for more simplicity and for love in his life which is something we should all strive for. There are too many movies focused on the hip hop culture today. There are so many country fans out there that would love to see more movies like this one. George Strait did an excellent job as did the rest of the cast. It's topped off with an incredible song, 'Cross My Heart' The soundtrack is also a winner. If you have not seen this, be sure to check it out soon!


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