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Honkytonk Man (1982)  link to Honkytonk Man on IMDb  

Number: 640

poster Honkytonk Man

IMDb Rating:
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6.6/10 (7349 votes)

Country: USA, 122 minutes

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Comedy, Drama, Music, Western

Director(s): Clint Eastwood

Storyline:
As the film opens on an Oklahoma farm during the depression, two simultaneous visitors literally hit the Wagoneer home: a ruinous dust storm and a convertible crazily driven by Red, the missus' brother. A roguish country-western musician, he has just been invited to audition for the Grand Ole Opry, his chance of a lifetime to become a success. However, this is way back in Nashville, Red clearly drives terribly, and he's broke and sick with tuberculosis to boot. Whit, 14, seeing his own chance of a lifetime to avoid "growing up to be a cotton picker all my life," begs Ma to let him go with Uncle Red as driver and protege. Thus begins a picaresque journey both hilarious and poignant.

Cast:

photo Clint Eastwood Clint Eastwood Red Stovall
photo Kyle Eastwood Kyle Eastwood Whit
photo John McIntire John McIntire Grandpa
photo Alexa Kenin Alexa Kenin Marlene
photo Verna Bloom Verna Bloom Emmy

Medium: Media file,

Location: [Seagate Expansion Drive]G:\Movies\H\Honkytonk Man (1982).avi

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 1.85:1