Coal Miner's Daughter

  • Blogs

    May 11, 2012

    Guess Who's Going To Play Loretta Lynn?

    It'll be in a stage version of Coal Miner's Daughter that's heading to Broadway (hopefully with a stop at Butcher Holler). Loretta Lynn made the announcement herself, and she's thrilled about it, ka-ching, ka-ching. Besides, it does happen to be an arguable choice:

  • Blogs

    February 24, 2012

    Sissy Spacek's First Movie Was A Slaughterhouse Shocker! Photos NSFW

    Centuries before The Help, aeons before Coal Miner's Daughter, and even before Carrie, there was Prime Cut, a 1972 Michael Ritchie-directed genre film in which Lee Marvin is a mob enforcer who comes to shake up a slaughterhouse owner (Gene Hackman) who turns his enemies into bratwurst and sells girl ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 7, 2010

    Sissy Spacek Was a Pop Singer! (Music Below)

    ​ We all know Oscar winner Sissy Spacek as Carrie, Coal Miner's Daughter, and the co-star of this year's gritty rural drama Get Low. But in 1968, she called herself Rainbo and sang a pop ditty titled, "John, You Went Too Far This Time"--a hallucinogenic screed against Beatle John Lennon and ... More >>

  • Theater

    December 5, 2006

    Cowboy Mouths

    Innocence meets experience in this tender country musical

  • Music

    May 4, 2004

    A Manner of Speaking

    Rust-belted Motor City meets mined-out Appalachia in the battleground state between

  • News

    January 12, 1999

    Down for the Count

    Christy Martin has fallen. The women's boxing world hopes she won't get up.