Walk the Line

Walk the Line

DVD - 2006
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Traces Johnny Cash's childhood, including his distant father to his early attempts at a music career. At this point in his life he marries his girlfriend Vivian. During a tour with singer/musicians Elvis and Jerry Lee Lewis, he encounters singer June Carter, and his love for her, and her rejection of him through the years, spurs him into drugs, drinking, and depression. June is both a sassy spitfire singer whose charm breaks hearts and eventually becomes a sympathetic friend who tries to help Johnny get over her. A true love story of two country music stars.
Publisher: Beverly Hills, Calif. : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, c2006
Edition: Widescreen ed
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (ca. 135 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in

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LadySade
Jun 20, 2016

Excellent performances by the actors. well done

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taviwan
May 17, 2016

Great actor and actress. I learned more about Johnny Cash's life. Though I am not a fan, it is enjoyable watching great songs and his life.

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erinsnest
Jul 06, 2014

July 6, 2014.....Ok, so I said I wouldn't watch another movie with Joaqin Pheonix, (after watching "The Master" and "Her,") but after reading the comments about this movie, and being a Johnny fan, (but not a fanatic!) I have to give this a go. It's waiting for me at the library, so I'll let you know how I feel about Joaqin after this!.......July 12, well I have to say, I was happy with Joaqin's performance in this movie, and the movie was just great overall. I didn't know much about Johnny Cash's life, just his music, and I remember watching his show when I was young. I'm going to look up a few books on him now, as I'm pretty sure the movie skipped a lot of stuff! I loved the proposal scene. That's pretty romantic stuff! I see I didn't know too much about June as well. I always pictured her as more of a ......? (Don't know what to say I thought she was, but not the strong minded kind of gal that she is portrayed as in the film. Must read up on her also!)

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beckythecat1
Mar 09, 2014

good music, basic story that is well known. could provoke conversations with younger children.

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Palomino
Jan 31, 2014

I heard it was good, and it is, but not that good.
FWIW, I am no fan of country music.

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ostwald
Aug 12, 2013

I saw the movie and I had liked it
this is based on a true story I found the music good this is not for children to watch

a5a22406 Jun 11, 2013

Just watched it for the second time in the last year. Terrific movie and you see the characters and music of Elvis Presley, Jerry Lee Lewis, Buddy Holly and, of course Johnny and June. An excellent musical history lesson.

d2013 Mar 04, 2013

Loved the movie, the story and the music. Great acting.

SantosIshanna Jul 30, 2012

I didn't listen to Johnny Cash's music at all before watching this movie. Afterwards, I fell in love with 'The Man In Black' and now I can't live a day without listening to one of his Classics. This movie is really great.

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Monolith
Mar 17, 2012

Brilliantly scripted and acted biopic of 'The Man In Black'. Phoenix and Witherspoon's performances were extraordinary, and they deserve huge praise for their singing as well (and I'm not a fan of country music). (If you enjoy this, you might also like: "Ray", the Ray Charles life story.) FIVE STARS.

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Bruinfan
Nov 18, 2008

Johnny Cash's life

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