About

This movie tells the intersecting stories of various people connected to the music business in Nashville. Barbara Jean is the reigning queen of Nashville but is near collapse. Linnea and Delbert Reese have a shaky marriage and 2 deaf children. Opal is a British journalist touring the area. These and other stories come together in a dramatic climax.

7.8
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Directed by

Robert Altman

Written by

Joan Tewkesbury (Screenplay)

Runtime

160 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

Wild. Wonderful. Sinful. Laughing. Explosive.

Cast

Keywords

country music satire candidate presidential campaign multiple storylines nashville tennessee celebrity worship rally

Photos

Lists

#87 on 1,000 greatest films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

#59 on AFI's 100 Years... 100 Movies – 10th Anniversary Edition AFI

1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die Steven Jay Schneider

Awards

Oscar for Best Music, Original Song

Oscar nomination for Best Actress in a Supporting Role

Oscar nomination for Best Director

Oscar nomination for Best Picture