Country Strong

Country Strong

Country Strong

Drama about an up-and-coming country music star (Garrett Hedlund, TRON: Legacy) who sparks with a has-been singer (Gwyneth Paltrow, Iron Man).

"Soon after a rising young singer-songwriter gets involved with a fallen, emotionally unstable country star, the pair embarks on a career resurrection tour helmed by her husband/manager and featuring a beauty-queen-turned-singer. Between concerts, romantic entanglements and old demons threaten to derail them all." (Official Synopsis)

2010117 minsUSA
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Reviews & comments

I a Gwyneth Paltrow sing the theme song a th

I saw Gwyneth Paltrow sing the theme song at the CMA Awards 2010 she is Awesome. her husband Chris Martin (Coldplay) has great taste in woman. a must see if you love Country.

4.0
Variety

Variety

press

That rare ensemble piece in which all four principals are not only compellingly drawn but handled with an astute sense of dramatic balance.

The New York Times

The New York Times

press

Though seriously miscast as an unreformed alcoholic, the bronzed Ms. Paltrow gets by with a thin, serviceable voice (she sings her own songs) and an actor's confidence.

Roger Ebert

Roger Ebert

press

Country Strong is a throwback, a pure, heartfelt exercise in '50s social melodrama.

Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

press

Feste, who has one previous effort as a writer-director, last year's "The Greatest," fails here to do the most basic thing -- give an audience a rooting interest, or any interest at all, in these four troubled people.

Variety

Variety

press

That rare ensemble piece in which all four principals are not only compellingly drawn but handled with an astute sense of dramatic balance.

The New York Times

The New York Times

press

Though seriously miscast as an unreformed alcoholic, the bronzed Ms. Paltrow gets by with a thin, serviceable voice (she sings her own songs) and an actor's confidence.

Roger Ebert

Roger Ebert

press

Country Strong is a throwback, a pure, heartfelt exercise in '50s social melodrama.

Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

press

Feste, who has one previous effort as a writer-director, last year's "The Greatest," fails here to do the most basic thing -- give an audience a rooting interest, or any interest at all, in these four troubled people.

I a Gwyneth Paltrow sing the theme song a th

I saw Gwyneth Paltrow sing the theme song at the CMA Awards 2010 she is Awesome. her husband Chris Martin (Coldplay) has great taste in woman. a must see if you love Country.

4.0