17 of the Greatest Music Biopics of All Time
Coal Miner’s Daughter
A Loretta Lynn biopic may not seem like your cup of tea, but hear us out on this one. Coal Miner’s Daughter, based on Lynn’s biography and a song by the same name, tells the story of the troubled country singers life from her poor upbringing to superstardom. Sissy Spacek plays Lynn, handpicked by the artist herself, and wowed audiences so well she won an Academy Award for the role! Country music can be an acquired taste, but this film isn’t just for country fans. Lynn’s life was one of triumph despite her circumstances. Her constant overcoming of hardships is inspiring to anyone — whether they love honky tonk or not!