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Big Dreams & Broken Hearts: The Dottie West Story (1995)

The autobiographical story of the life of country music legend Dottie West.

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Dottie West
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Chet Atkins
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Byron Metcalf
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Larry Gatlin
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Kris Kristofferson
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Loretta Lynn
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Willie Nelson
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Dolly Parton
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Kenny Rogers
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Bill West
Lisa Akey ...
Shelly West
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Al Winters
Tony Higgins ...
Young Kris
J. Don Ferguson ...
Wendy Blevins
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Mrs. Marsh
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Dottie West fought a difficult childhood to rise as one of country music's icons winning the first ever Grammy for Best Female Country Vocal Performance in 1965. She pushed the boundaries of country music and befriended some of their greatest musical artistes. Poor management besieged her with financial problems and she was on her way to fighting them through when she was tragically killed. Written by mahajanssen

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22 January 1995 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

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Dottie receives a telegram notifying her of her father's death in approximately 1980. Both of Dottie's parents died prior to 1970. See more »

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Born a Country Girl, Died A Country Girl!
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