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8 Seconds (1994)

PG-13  |   |  Biography, Drama, Sport  |  25 February 1994 (USA)
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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
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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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Storyline

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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Champions aren't raised. They're clocked. 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

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: [about marriage] ... I guess it's like Bull Ridin'. You gotta stay on and try not to get bucked off.
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David Lee Murphy
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Simply the Best
4 March 2002 | by (Florida USA) – See all my reviews

This movie is fantastic. I had never heard of Lane Frost before I saw this movie but that did not matter. I was a Luke Perry fan before I saw this movie and I am an even bigger Luke Perry fan after I have seen the movie. This movie is the true life story and proof positive that if you want something bad enough you can get it all you have to do is try. I am usually very hard to impress when it comes to true stories but this one is by far the best.This movie shows dreams do come true. A perfect 10 out of 10.


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