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  • TBC
  • Biography, Drama
  • 1985
  • 115 mins

Sweet Dreams

Sweet Dreams

About

Lange's performance as tragic country crooner Cline, whose life was brought to a premature end by an unfortunate meeting of her plane and a mountain, is the main reason to watch this lively biopic.

Cast & Connections

  • Actor: James Staley, Jessica Lange, Gary Basaraba, Ann Wedgeworth, David Clennon, Ed Harris
  • Director: Karel Reisz
  • Writer: Robert Getchell
  • Producer: Tony Curtis
  • Photographer: Robbie Greenberg

In a nutshell

The focus is mainly on Cline's abusive and unhappy marriage to alcoholic Dick (Harris), but Lange also mimes to some of Cline's more famous tunes ('Sweet Dreams', 'Crazy').

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