Tender Mercies | 1983

Drama, Music
No longer the famous country western singer he once was, Mac Sledge finds himself penniless and alone in the small Texas motel run by Rosa Lee. With no other options, Mac takes a job at the motel, and with the support ...more
Director: Bruce Beresford
Writers: Horton Foote
Awards: 2 Oscar wins. Another 5 wins & 8 nominations | full awards »

Cast

... Mac Sledge

Actor

... Rosa Lee

Actor

... Dixie Scott

Actor

... Sonny

Actor

... Sue Anne

Actor

... Harry Silver

Actor

... Lewis Menefee

Actor

... Robert Dennis

Actor

... Bertie--Slater Mill Boys Member

Actor

... Henry--Slater Mill Boys Member

Actor

... Jake--Slater Mill Boys Member

Actor

... Reporter

Actor

Company

Antron Media Inc

Production Company

Optical House Inc

Production Company

Thorn EMI Films

Production Company

Synopsis

No longer the famous country western singer he once was, Mac Sledge finds himself penniless and alone in the small Texas motel run by Rosa Lee. With no other options, Mac takes a job at the motel, and with the support of the kind widow Rosa, mends his ways. The two marry, and Mac becomes close to her son. When Mac is given the chance to make a comeback, he considers leaving them behind, until a meeting with his unhappy daughter makes him decide to never hurt anyone again.

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