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Pure Country (1992)

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Dusty gets tired of all the smoke and light effects, wonders what happened to doing it the way that made him famous and happy. Takes a walk to find what seems to be missing and finds himself and his music again!

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Cast overview, first billed only:
... Dusty Wyatt Chandler
... Lula Rogers
... Harley Tucker
... Buddy Jackson
... Earl Blackstock
... Ernest Tucker
... Grandma Ivy Chandler
James Terry McIlvain ... Tim Tucker
Toby Metcalf ... J.W. Tucker
Mark Walters ... Al
Tom Christopher ... Dave - Dusty's Bodyguard
Jeffrey R. Fontana ... Eddie - Dusty's Bodyguard
Jeff Prettyman ... Bobby Louis
David Anthony ... Dusty's Band
Mike D. Daily ... Dusty's Band
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Dusty Chandler (Strait) is a super star in the country music world, but his shows have the style of a '70s rock concert. One day he takes a walk - out of his overdone concerts to find his real country roots. He's helped and hindered by friends and staff, but pushes on in his search for a real music style as well as a real romance. Written by Don Femia <donfemia@csn.net>

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Bright Lights. Hit Songs. Country's biggest star. He'd trade it all to find the kind of love he'd only sung about.


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Rated PG for some mild violence, sensuality and language | See all certifications »

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23 October 1992 (USA)  »

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Coeur de cowboy  »

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$15,164,458
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1.85 : 1
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The voice of the little boy in the opening song is that of George Strait's son, George "Bubba' Strait Jr. See more »

Goofs

In the first scene of the movie the tour bus is shown leaving one city and arriving at another. The city in both shots is Ft. Worth, Texas. See more »

Quotes

Harley Tucker: You're quite a talented man, Mr. Wyatt
Dusty Wyatt Chandler: And you're quite a woman, Ms. Harley
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Followed by Pure Country Pure Heart (2017) See more »

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I'M GONNA RIGHT A GREAT COUNTRY WRONG
Written by Peter McGowin, Steve Dorff and Milton Brown
Produced by Steve Dorff
Performed by the Cactus Brothers
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If You Like George Strait...
9 October 2001 | by See all my reviews

This is quite simply a movie that will be enjoyed by country music fans. Pure Country is a throw-back type of a picture. Simply put, there's nothing to take away from this film. It either makes you feel good, or you don't like country music. If you DO like country, then sit back and enjoy, as this film is NOT meant to be taken seriously.

George Strait stars in this film about a musician who is at a crossroads. As his career has become bigger, the less control he has over himself. In a moment of clarity, he decides to "take a walk" to find himself, leading to a better understanding of himself, as well as his finding and falling for a girl.

This film holds no surprises and it doesn't try to. It simply tries to entertain, and that it does, at least for a George Strait fan.

True, the acting leaves MUCH to be desired. But honestly, if you are watching this film, the LAST thing that you are thinking about is Oscar winning performances.

This film is a throwback to the days of yesteryear and the singing cowboy. No one took those films seriously, and neither should anyone take this one seriously either. Just sit back and enjoy.


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