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Writers (WGA):
Dolly Parton (song)
Ken Carter (written by) ...
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Release Date:
1 November 1999 (USA) See more »
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From heartbreak to happiness, she lived through her music. See more »
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A popular Nashville performer wants national recognition, but is hampered by her controlling boy friend - manager and events from her past... See more » | Add synopsis »
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Cast

  (in credits order)

Dolly Parton ... Leanna Taylor

John Terry ... Hank

Billy Dean ... Bobby

Beth Grant ... Ruby

Kimberley Kates ... Thelma Russell

Peggy Walton-Walker (as Peggy Walton Walker)
Christopher Strand
Ed Bruce
Teegan Eley ... Young Leanna Taylor (as Teagan Eley)
Mary Donnelly-Haskell (as Mary Donnelly Haskell)
Bob Morrison ... Leanna's Father
Joe Keenan ... Rev. Joseph Taft
Charlie Monk ... Peter McNally
Brian Mathis ... John Conroy

Joe Tinoco ... Birthday Stripper
Daniel Butler ... Trooper Dixon
Deric Ruttan ... Trooper Brag
William Barry Scott ... Ruby's Bartender
Kyle Hudgens ... Billy
John E. Cowan ... Duane Randolph

Arita Trahan ... McNally's Assistant
Sam Bush ... Fiddler #1

Randall Franks ... Fiddler #2

Cooper Thornton ... Knoxville Club Owner (as Ray Thornton)
Rob Wilds ... Event Organizer
Mac Pirkle ... Mr. Dobson
Rachel Tenpenny ... Dobson Girl
Brett Tenpenny ... Dobson Boy
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Ron Krasinski ... Bishop
David Polk ... Bouncer

Tommy Barnes ... Bar Patron (uncredited)

Jim O'Rear ... Bar Musician (uncredited)
Gordon Woodlee ... Bar patron (uncredited)
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Directed by
Richard A. Colla 
 
Writing credits
(WGA)
Dolly Parton (song "Blue Valley Songbird")

Ken Carter (written by) &
Annette Haywood-Carter (written by)

Produced by
Art Levinson .... line producer
Dolly Parton .... executive producer
Freyda Rothstein .... executive producer
Deborah Wolsh .... associate producer
 
Original Music by
Velton Ray Bunch 
 
Cinematography by
Robert Draper (director of photography)
 
Film Editing by
Martin Nicholson 
 
Production Design by
Peter Wooley 
 
Set Decoration by
Adele Plauche 
 
Costume Design by
Ronald Leamon  (as Ron Leamon)
 
Makeup Department
Gloria Belz .... makeup artist
Sandy Jo Johnston .... assistant makeup artist
Taylor Knight .... hair stylist
Cheryl Riddle .... hair stylist: Dolly Parton
Adruitha Lee .... wig colorist: Dolly Parton (uncredited)
Tony Ward .... assistant wig colorist: Dolly Parton (uncredited)
Beka Wilson .... hair stylist (uncredited)
 
Production Management
Mel A. Bishop .... executive in charge of production
Wes Irwin .... post-production supervisor
Art Levinson .... unit production manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Pam Satterfield .... second assistant director
Jerram A. Swartz .... first assistant director (as Jerram Swartz)
 
Art Department
Edward G. Fitzgerald .... property master (as Ed Fitzgerald)
Margaret A. Thigpen .... on-set dresser (uncredited)
 
Sound Department
Gary Alexander .... sound re-recording mixer
Robert L. Harman .... sound re-recording mixer
Thomas J. Huth .... sound re-recording mixer
Glen Trew .... sound mixer
Burton Weinstein .... supervising sound editor (as Burt M. Weinstein)
Shawn Ian Kerkhoff .... assistant sound editor (uncredited)
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Steve Anderson .... dolly grip
Chris Hill .... 24 frame playback
Jerry D. Knight .... set electrician
Tully McCulloch .... gaffer (as Joseph 'Tully' McCulloch)
Darryl Wilson .... key grip
Jeff Wolf .... camera operator (uncredited)
 
Casting Department
Jo Doster .... casting: Nashville
Abra Edelman .... casting: Los Angeles
Elisa Goodman .... casting: Los Angeles
Amanda D. Mahoney .... casting assistant: Los Angeles
Kim McCray .... extras casting
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Judy Ogle .... dresser: Dolly Parton
 
Editorial Department
Ryan D. Adams .... post-production coordinator
Laja Holland .... assistant editor
 
Music Department
Robb Boyd .... music editor (as Rob Boyd)
Randall Franks .... composer: additional music
John McCullough .... music supervisor
Joe Mulherin .... music supervisor
Dolly Parton .... original songs
Allan K. Rosen .... music editor
Eric Hester .... assistant to composer (uncredited)
Greg Townley .... scoring mixer (uncredited)
 
Transportation Department
Jay Kennedy .... transportation coordinator
Don Warden .... driver: Dolly Parton
Dan O. Wiseman .... driver (uncredited)
 
Other crew
Tamera Brooks .... production coordinator
Robin Forsman .... assistant: Freyda Rothstein
Scott Gregory .... film transfer
Victoria Grove .... production associate
Stephanie Hammond .... script supervisor
Bob Higgins .... location manager
Wendy Price .... production accountant
Joe May .... production assistant (uncredited)
 

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92 min
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Soundtrack:
We Might Be In LoveSee more »

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0 out of 3 people found the following review useful.
ok, 18 August 2003
Author: MichaelLee1991 from welch, west virgina

i think this movie was ok. i loved that dolly parton can play a role like this.but you know i mean it isn't one of her very best films.although i did like the stripper scene.but all in all i really do think it was a good movie

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we might be in love hannagoldfinch
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I love Dolly but debiro1
Guys this is one of the best films ever!!!!! random-chicken
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