Hollywood to Dollywood
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On the fumes of a dream, twin brothers Gary and Larry Lane have written a script with a plum roll for one of their idols, Dolly Parton. Having had no luck getting the screenplay into her hands, they embark on a cross-country journey to personally deliver it to her. They set off from Dolly's star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame heading east for Pigeon Forge, TN. Driving an RV they named Jolene is friend and partner Mike Bowen. All along Interstate 40 at rest stops, RV parks, bars, and hair salons our intrepid band of travelers meet everyday Americans, as the encounter everything from floods… More
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 67%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Casually charming road trip doc about aspiring screenwriters desperate to meet their show biz idol."
‑ Frank Scheck, Hollywood Reporter
"You have to admire a beloved entertainer who declares, with apparent sincerity, "I have more guts than talent.""
‑ Stephen Holden, New York Times
"Amiable and upbeat though it is, the documentary "Hollywood to Dollywood" lacks a compelling reason to see it."
‑ Kenneth Turan, Los Angeles Times
"...[the brothers are] charming, personable, and forthright, the kind of people you'd like to have a beer with-or, for that matter, go on a road trip with..."
‑ Sarah Boslaugh, Playback:stl
"What it does minute to minute is often less interesting than what it represents."
‑ Michael Nordine, Village Voice
"This is a charmer of a film and well worth catching."
‑ Jennie Kermode, Eye for Film
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