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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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Clyde Frost
Cameron Finley ...
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Elsie Frost
Dustin Mayfield ...
Teenage Lane
Clyde Frost ...
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Tuff Hedeman
Red Mitchell ...
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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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Hang on for the ride of your life! 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

Tuff Hedeman actually did ride an extra eight seconds in memory of Lane. See more »

Goofs

Red Rock was not Lane's 10th and final bull at the 1987 National Finals Rodeo. 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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Referenced in The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.203 (2013) See more »

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Standing Right Next to Me
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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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