Watch Pure Country
- 1 hr 53 min
Dusty (George Strait) is slowly becoming overwhelmed with his career as a popular country singer. He once loved to play his guitar for his fans, in a simple country boy way. His manager, Lula, (Lesley Ann Warren)longtime friend, has turned his concerts into a three ring circus, with loads of fireworks and strobe lights. The concerts he perfroms are so loud it makes his head spin. Sinking into depression, he decides to make a change. But he can't quite figure out what kind of a change he needs. So he heads back home for answers. He walks away from a concert without any excuses or goodbyes. No one knows where he has gone. Dusty headed back to his roots, where his music all began. He stops and visits his grandma. He seeks wisdom from her and finds it. In the process, he meets Harley, a woman rancher who needs to win a rodeo prize in Las Vegas in order to save her family's ranch from financial ruin. When Lula finally catches up to Dusty, he has already fallen in love with Harley. Lula deceives Harley into believing that Dusty isn't serious about her, that Lula and he were together. Dusty chases Harley to Vegas and arranges for her to be escorted to his concert there. Unknowingly she goes, not knowing his stage name. He sings to her about a promise to love her. Lula figures it out. Her old friend Dusty, has really fallen in love this time. She apologizes to Harley so Dusty can live happily ever after. This is George Strait's first film. He is outstanding and believable! The soundtrack is brilliant. Those that are true country at heart will adore the cast and storyline and music. And if you're not country, after seeing this movie, you just might be.