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8 Seconds (1994)

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This film chronicles the life of Lane Frost, 1987 PRCA Bull Riding World Champion, his marriage and his friendships with Tuff Hedeman (three-time World Champion) and Cody Lambert.

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Cast

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Clyde Frost
Cameron Finley ...
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Elsie Frost
Dustin Mayfield ...
Teenage Lane
Clyde Frost ...
Couple #1
Elsie Frost ...
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Tuff Hedeman
Red Mitchell ...
Cody Lambert
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Amarillo Cowboy
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Amarillo Cowboy
Clint Burkey ...
Travis
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Kellie Frost
Ronnie Claire Edwards ...
Carolyn Kyle
John Swasey ...
Drunk Cowboy
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This film chronicles the life of Lane Frost, 1987 PRCA Bull Riding World Champion, his marriage and his friendships with Tuff Hedeman (three-time World Champion) and Cody Lambert. Written by Michael Crew <m.crew@bbcnc.org.uk>

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The sport made him a Legend. His heart made him a Hero. See more »


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Rated PG-13 for language | See all certifications »

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25 February 1994 (USA)  »

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Eight Seconds  »

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$7,000,000 (estimated)

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$19,604,000 (USA)
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Trivia

'Perry, Luke' and 'Baldwin, Stephen' learned to ride bulls, and performed some of their own stunts. See more »

Goofs

Cody Lambert (Red Mitchell) is seen many times reading original poems. In reality, Cody Lambert does not write poems. See more »

Quotes

[after Lane gets kicked in the groin by the bull]
Kellie Frost: Is he OK?
Cody Lambert: He's fine. He ain't gonna be such a romantic buckaroo for a while but he'll be fine.
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Connections

Referenced in The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.203 (2013) See more »

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Ride 'em High, Ride 'em Low
Brooks and Dunn (as Brooks & Dunn)
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Almost entirely accurate depiction...
6 March 2000 | by (Monroe, LA) – See all my reviews

This movie captures the life and times of legendary professional bull rider Lane Frost. However, there are a few things that are added to the facts and a few facts that are left out. The director felt that Lane's real-life story was "too good to be true" and needed a little pizzazz. All in all, this was a great movie (even though you'll probably be crying by the time it's all over, yes even you tough men out there!)


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