The Night the Lights Went Out in Georgia
Want to See
Not Interested
Rate it ½ star
Rate it 1 star
Rate it 1½ stars
Rate it 2 stars
Rate it 2½ stars
Rate it 3 stars
Rate it 3½ stars
Rate it 4 stars
Rate it 4½ stars
Rate it 5 stars
The Night the Lights Went Out in Georgia
A would-be Nashville star finds himself in hot water during a stay in Georgia in this drama based (very loosely) on the hit song of the same title. Travis Child (Dennis Quaid) is a country singer looking for his big break, crisscrossing the country playing honky-tonks with his younger sister (and manager), Amanda (Kristy McNichol), in tow. Travis has a bad habit of drinking too much and putting the moves on the wrong women, leaving tough-as-nails Amanda to bail him out. One night Travis runs afoul of Seth Ames (Don Stroud), the sheriff of a small Georgia town who isn't against using his… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"The Night the Lights Went Off in Georgia offers a rousing glimpse of life in a small Southern town."
‑ Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat, Spirituality and Practice
More reviews for The Night the Lights Went Out in Georgia on Rotten Tomatoes