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Rodeo Girl (1980)

Not Rated | | Drama, Sport | TV Movie 17 September 1980
Sammy Garrett, the wife of a champion rodeo performer, is tired of her subsidiary role at home as a housewife. So she becomes an aspiring rodeo rider herself, encouraged by her one-time ... See full summary »

Director:

Jackie Cooper

Writer:

Katharyn Powers (as Kathryn M. Powers)
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Katharine Ross ... Sammy Garrett
Bo Hopkins ... Will Garrett
Candy Clark ... J.R. Patterson
Jacqueline Brookes ... Charlene
Wilford Brimley ... Bingo Gibbs
Parley Baer ... Doc Tanner
Elise Caitlin Elise Caitlin ... Bonnie Sue
Savannah Bentley Savannah Bentley ... Wanda
Nancy Priddy ... Gail
Bucklind Beery Bucklind Beery ... Marsh
Dee Croxton ... Nurse
Arlene Banas Arlene Banas ... Joyce
June Evett June Evett ... Lisa Sanchez
Pamela Earnhardt Pamela Earnhardt ... Vicky
Bob Tallman Bob Tallman ... Rodeo Announcer
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Sammy Garrett, the wife of a champion rodeo performer, is tired of her subsidiary role at home as a housewife. So she becomes an aspiring rodeo rider herself, encouraged by her one-time performer mother and eventually confronts her new lifestyle despite her husband's disapproval. Based on the true story of rodeo champion Sue Pirtle. Written by Anonymous

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Drama | Sport

Certificate:

Not Rated
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Katharine Ross is only ten years younger than Jacqueline Brookes, who played her mother in the film. See more »

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How Many Tears
Written by Michael B. Reid
Performed by Juice Newton
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

17 September 1980 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

La chica del rodeo See more »

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Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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