Plot Synopsis: Coal Miner’s Daughter DVD. In the acclaimed performance that earned her the Academy Award for Best Actress, Sissy Spacek stars as legendary country singer and songwriter Loretta Lynn, who rose from humble beginnings in the dirt poor Appalachian Mountains to become the "Queen of Country Music." Eighteen years old and already married with four children, Loretta Lynn still finds time to write songs and perform at small fairs and local honky-tonks.
Recognizing her raw talent and huge potential, her ambitious husband Doolittle "Mooney" Lynn (Tommy Lee Jones) prods her into making a record and driving cross-country from radio station to radio station to promote it. After a performance at Nashville 's famed Grand Ole Opry, the record becomes a smash hit, launching her career to superstardom and changing the sound and style of country music forever. But success is a two-edged sword for Loretta Lynn. The pressure of fame combined with her own inner demons lead to drug and mental problems. Loretta Lynn has lived an extraordinary life that’s more than a typical rags-to-riches story; it’s the very embodiment of the American dream. From a coal miner’s daughter in a little backwoods town to the First Lady of Country music, her story is filled with triumphs, heartbreaks, success, and love in The Coal Miner’s Daughter DVD.
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Coal Miner’s Daughter DVD stars are…
Sissy Spacek …Loretta Lynn
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