Country Strong (2010)
December 22, 2010 (Limited)
January 7, 2011
Rated PG-13 for thematic elements involving alcohol abuse and some sexual content
Soon after a rising young singer-songwriter (Hedlund) gets involved with a fallen, emotionally unstable country star (Paltrow), the pair embarks on a career resurrection tour helmed by her husband/manager (McGraw) and featuring a beauty-queen-turned-singer (Meester). Between concerts, romantic entanglements and old demons threaten to derail them all....
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A year after Jeff Bridges won an Oscar for playing a down-and-out drunk of a country music star, Gwenyth Paltrow angles to win at the same game with Country Strong
, a movie that is unfortunately more music video than it is awards contender. Full movie review »