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A lonely, gritty west Texas rancher has disengaged from life after loss but an old compadre masterminds a crazy bet on a chicken named Blanche to help Tommy realize there are second chances... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Tommy Mangrem Tommy Mangrem ... Tommy
Clifford Hardwick Clifford Hardwick ... Clifford
Carolyn Mangrem Carolyn Mangrem ... Carolyn
Suzanne O'Bryan Suzanne O'Bryan ... Suzanne
Jim O'Bryan Jim O'Bryan ... Constable Jim
Ed Pfiester Ed Pfiester ... Mr. Pfiester
Billy Ray Stubblefield Billy Ray Stubblefield ... Judge Billy Ray
Liz Rogers Liz Rogers ... Ms. Rogers
Debbie Brient Debbie Brient ... PF-OFF Supporter
Patti Colbert Patti Colbert ... First Amendment Supporter
Kyle Courtney Kyle Courtney ... First Amendment Supporter
Sug Courtney Sug Courtney ... Sug
Thelda Courtney Thelda Courtney ... Thelda
Roy B. Ferguson Roy B. Ferguson ... Judge Roy (as Roy Furgeson)
Mady Gorman Mady Gorman ... Mady
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A lonely, gritty west Texas rancher has disengaged from life after loss but an old compadre masterminds a crazy bet on a chicken named Blanche to help Tommy realize there are second chances at life and love. This tale was inspired by a true bet. Written by Twila LaBar

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28 July 2018 (USA) See more »

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Alpine, Texas, USA See more »

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$70,000 (estimated)
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16:9 HD
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Filmed in far West Texas (Alpine). And yes. that is how true Texans say it. See more »

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Wonderful warming message on what friendship means
2 August 2018 | by MarilynthrailSee all my reviews

A great tale with beautiful West Texas scenery. Labor of love indeed.


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