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Pure Country

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Pure Country

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Isabel Glasser, George Strait, Rory Calhoun, John Doe, Lesley Ann Warren
director:
Christopher Cain
distributor:
Warner Bros.
author:
75940
genre:
Romance, Drama, musical

We gave it a C-

On the soundtrack to his recent film — his first, in which he plays a country singer who tires of the lasers-and-smoke concert circuit — George Strait proves that it’s just as easy to ruin decent material with puffed-up arrangements (”Where the Sidewalk Ends”) as it is to record unadulterated crap (”Heartland,” the movie Pure Country‘s theme song). C-

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