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8 Seconds (1994)

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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Clyde Frost
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Elsie Frost
Dustin Mayfield ...
Teenage Lane
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Tuff Hedeman
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Amarillo Cowboy
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Amarillo Cowboy
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Travis
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Kellie Frost
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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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Everything you've dreamed of...Everything you've hoped for and fought for...It all comes down to this. 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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$7,000,000 (estimated)

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$19,604,000 (USA)
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Trivia

Robin Wright turned down the role of Kellie Frost. See more »

Goofs

The morning after the cheating incident, when the guys are waiting for Lane at the van, a billboard is shown for Natural Bridge Caverns and Wildlife Park, which is located near San Antonio, Texas, but they were not in Texas. See more »

Quotes

Lane Frost: [to bronc rider in bar] What's your name?
Tuff: [in background] Shithead!
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Connections

Referenced in Rescue Me: Commitment (2007) See more »

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You Hung the Moon
Patty Smyth
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Refreshing, delightful, good family flick, kudos, kudos,
9 November 2002 | by (Northern California) – See all my reviews

Just happened on to this movie. Could not turn it off. Love rodeos--live and on TV. Had sort of followed these "cowboys" for several years.Really enjoyed seeing a bit of their lives. Lane Frost was basically a good person and it was nice to see him depicted that way. None of us are perfect and I guess it was ok to depict that side also. Glad the movie did not dwell on the negative and Lane and Kellie were able to work things out before he died. I believe I remember when he died. My Dad was a "cowboy"--not rodeo--just a real cowboy for many years.

Don't miss this movie.


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