Honest and straightforward small-town Shirlee Kenyon chucks her boyfriend and heads for Chicago. Accidentally having to host a radio problem phone-in show, it is clear she is a natural and is hired on the spot. But the station insists she call herself Doctor, and as her popularity grows a local reporter starts digging for the truth. Problem is, the more he is around her the more he fancies her. Written by
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A Once Upon A Lifetime Comedy.
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Motion Picture Rating
Rated PG for mild language and sex related dialogue, and momentary sensuality
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Did You Know?
While the characters of Shirlee Kenyon and Steve are married in the film, in real life Dolly Parton is 12 years older than Michael Madsen. Though not an impossibility, owing to both their age difference and her seniority, their marriage is an unlikely match. See more
When Jack drops Shirlee off after their date, they pull up in front of her hotel. In the background we see a sign for a cafe that says Open 24 Hours. If you look closely, you can see that the interior of the cafe is completely dark, indicating that it is closed. See more
'Dr.' Shirlee Kenyon
Money is made to be spent. What goods it doin' in the bottom of my panty drawer?
Written and Performed by Dolly Parton See more