Your Cheatin' Heart

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  • NR
  • 1964
  • 1 hr 39 min
  • 6.5  (853)

Your Cheatin' Heart is a 1964 musical biopic film starring George Hamilton, Susan Oliver, and Red Buttons. The movie is based on the life of country music legend Hank Williams. The film follows the rise and fall of Williams, chronicling his climb to fame as one of the most significant country music stars in history. Williams, portrayed by Hamilton, is shown as a hard-working musician who battles internal demons throughout his career. He is plagued by alcoholism and drug addiction, which ultimately leads to his untimely death at the age of 29.

Throughout the movie, viewers are treated to a collection of Williams' most famous songs, including "Hey, Good Lookin'," "Jambalaya," and "Your Cheatin' Heart." Hamilton delivers an incredible performance, capturing the essence of Williams' singing style and energy on stage. His portrayal of Williams as a complex, flawed individual with a heart of gold is both poignant and powerful.

In addition to Hamilton's performance, Susan Oliver plays Audrey Williams, Hank's wife, and the mother of his child. The film portrays Audrey as a loyal and supportive wife who wants nothing more than to see her husband succeed. Oliver's performance shines, and her chemistry with Hamilton is electric. Red Buttons plays Tennessee Weems, Hank's close friend and manager. Buttons provides a much-needed comic relief throughout the movie, adding depth and dimension to the story.

The film takes us from Hank's early days in Alabama to his gigs on the Louisiana Hayride, his move to Nashville, and his eventual rise to stardom. It also depicts Williams' turbulent personal life, including his tumultuous relationship with Audrey and his struggles with addiction.

Your Cheatin' Heart is a love letter to country music and the life and career of Hank Williams. The film does a superb job of capturing Williams' essence, and Hamilton's performance as the troubled singer is nothing short of exceptional. The movie is filled with memorable musical performances that are sure to delight fans of country music.

Overall, Your Cheatin' Heart is a must-see for music fans and anyone interested in the life and career of Hank Williams. It is a powerful and moving biopic that will leave viewers with a newfound appreciation for the legendary singer and his music.

Your Cheatin' Heart is a 1964 drama with a runtime of 1 hour and 39 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.5.

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    1 hr 39 min
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    6.5  (853)