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Crazy (II) (2008)

 -  Biography | Drama | Music  -  2 March 2008 (USA)
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Inspired by the life of Hank Garland, CRAZY is the story of a legendary guitar player who emerged from Nashville in the 1950's.

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Inspired by the life of Hank Garland, CRAZY is the story of a legendary guitar player who emerged from Nashville in the 1950's.

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Everyone wanted him. No one could control him.

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Rated R for language and some sexual content | See all certifications »
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Based on the life of Nashville guitar player Hank Garland. See more »

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Hank's car wreck occurred in the early 60's, when he is taken to the mental hospital the ambulance driver was wearing a star of life patch on his jacket. This patch was not designed until the late 60's and did not come into prominent use until the middle 70's. See more »

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References The Eddy Arnold Show (1952) See more »

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Hank's Dream
Written by Hank Garland
Performed by Dean Parks
Published by Hank Garland Estate
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Emotional, compelling -- a must see
26 June 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

When I sat down to view Crazy! at the Hoboken, NJ film festival I should have asked for a seat belt. Sad, amusing, romantic and full of surprises would describe this first rate production -- and I am not even a fan of country and western music! Anyone with a heart and soul will relate to Bieber's realistic presentation of Hank Garland's powerful life. Yes, I was teary-eyed but also grateful that this story has been brought to the screen.

Crazy! was well-deserving of the first place recognition. I left the tent-theatre feeling fulfilled and enlightened about a period in history that merits our attention. Hats off to the talented actors and the entire production crew.


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