Doing Time for Patsy Cline
Doing Time for Patsy Cline (2006)

A callow Australian youth encounters many rocks on the road to country music stardom after he takes a ride from a drug-running car thief and his beautiful girlfriend, a talented singer named after Patsy Cline. Much to his surprise, the… More

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: March 3, 2006
DVD Release Date: November 27, 2007
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V.A. Musetto
New York Post

Who knew Miranda Otto could sing like that?

Matt Singer
Village Voice

Claims to run 95 minutes but feels more like 25 to life.

Victor Minjares
Film Threat

It's a fun but somewhat uneven romp, enlivened by its unusual setting and lovely female lead, Miranda Otto.

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Stephen Holden
New York Times

This muddled cinematic ballad to American country music concerns a naïve, guitar-toting farm boy who leaves home to seek his musical fortune in Nashville.

Maitland McDonagh
TV Guide

A down-under fable with a sweet country-music twang.

Susan Lambert
Boxoffice Magazine

A clever tale told with a small cast of enormous talent.

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David Stratton

Overall the charm of the film works its spell, and director Kennedy shows confidence in juggling understated comedy and gently sentimental drama.

Donald J. Levit
ReelTalk Movie Reviews

Warmly affirmative and watchable.

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