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Country Strong

Kelly Canter's (Gweneth Paltrow) career as a country singer is on the rocks, and even rehab doesn’t appear to be enough to save it. Nor do things improve when her husband/manager (Tim McGraw) tries to introduce some new talent (played by Garrett Hedlund and Leighton Meester) into the mix. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: C
Violence: C-
Sexual Content: C
Language: C
Drugs/Alcohol: C-
Run Time: 118
Theater Release: 07 Jan 2011
Video Release: 12 Apr 2011
MPAA Rating: PG-13
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Country Strong is rated PG-13: for thematic elements involving alcohol abuse and some sexual content.

Director: Shana Feste
Cast: Garrett Hedlund, Gwyneth Paltrow, Leighton Meester, Tim McGraw
Studio: 2010 Sony Screen Gems
Website: Official site for Country Strong.

Detailed Review

Despite the glitz and glamour of being in the spotlight, life as a performer isn’t always as good as it appears—especially when one’s career is threatened by addictions. Six-time Grammy-award… 
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Why Is Country Strong Rated PG-13?

Violence: A character commits suicide using prescription pills. A woman hits a man in the… 
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What are the personal costs of becoming a performer? What stresses does a singer face… 
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