Sweet Dreams Poster

Release Date: 1985

DVD Release Date: June 22nd, 1999

PG-13|1 hr 55 min

Plot Summary
Aspiring country singer Patsy Cline (Jessica Lange) is resigned to both her thankless gigs and her unhappy marriage, until she meets the charismatic Charlie Dick (Ed Harris). Eventually leaving her husband to marry Charlie, Patsy temporarily shelves her performing career to be a mother. Later she returns to singing and finds success under manager Randy Hughes (David Clennon). Patsy hits a remarkable stride with a string of hit singles, and has become a full-fledged star when tragedy strikes.

Cast: Jessica Lange, Ed Harris, Ann Wedgeworth, David Clennon, James Staley, Gary Basaraba, John Goodman, P.J. Soles

Director: Karel Reisz

Genres: Biography

Production Co: Home Box Office (HBO)

Keywords: Marriage, Rise, Transformation, Husband, 1950s, Emotional, Spirited, 1960s


Nominated Actress in a Leading Role