Coal Miner's Daughter

Coal Miner's Daughter (1980)

She was married at 13. She had four kids by the time she was 20. She's been hungry and poor. She's been loved and cheated on. She became a singer because it was the only thing she could do. She became a star because it was the only way she could do it.

  • Genre: Drama, Music
  • Release Date: 1980-03-07
  • User Rating: 7.2/10 from 112 ratings
  • Runtime: 2h 5min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Universal Pictures
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director:
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Biography of Loretta Lynn, a country and western singer that came from poverty to fame.

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  • Sissy Spacek

    as Loretta Lynn
  • Tommy Lee Jones

    as 'Mooney' Lynn
  • Levon Helm

    as Ted Webb
  • Beverly D'Angelo

    as Patsy Cline
  • William Sanderson

    as Lee Dollarhide
  • Phyllis Boyens

    as 'Clary' Webb
  • Bill Anderson Jr.

    as Webb child
  • Foister Dickerson

    as Webb child
  • Malla McCown

    as Webb child
  • Pamela McCown

    as Webb child
  • Kevin Salvilla

    as Webb child
  • Sissy Lucas

    as Loretta & Mooney's child
  • Brian Warf

    as Loretta & Mooney's child
  • Elizabeth Watson

    as Loretta & Mooney's child
  • Bob Elkins

    as Bobby Day
  • Bob Hannah

    as Charlie Dick
  • Ernest Tubb

    as Ernest Tubb
  • Jennifer Beasley

    as Patsy Lynn
  • Frank Mitchell

    as Washington Neighbor
  • Roy Acuff

    as Roy Acuff (uncredited)
  • Minnie Pearl

    as Minnie Pearl (uncredited)
  • Susan Kingsley

    as Girl at Fairgrounds
Directing Michael Apted Director
Writing Tom Rickman Writer
Production Bernard Schwartz Producer
Editing Arthur Schmidt Editor
Art John W. Corso Production Design
Writing George Vecsey Book
Production Zelda Barron Associate Producer
Production Sean Daniel Executive In Charge Of Production
Camera Ralf D. Bode Director of Photography
Production Michael Chinich Casting
Art John M. Dwyer Set Decoration
Costume & Make-Up Joe I. Tompkins Costume Design
Costume & Make-Up Mark Reedall Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Lorraine Roberson Hairstylist
Production Wallace Worsley Jr. Production Manager
Writing Loretta Lynn Book
Production Bob Larson Executive Producer