Nashville

Nashville

DVD - 2000
Average Rating:
7
Rate this:
Nashville interweaves the stories of 24 characters over 5 days during a political rally in the capital of country music.
Publisher: Hollywood, CA : Paramount, c2000
Edition: Widescreen version
ISBN: 9780792164982
0792164989
Branch Call Number: DVD NASHV
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (160 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in

Opinion

From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

t
TheeAvebury
Aug 19, 2017

Robert Altman's masterpiece is a testimony to the power of cinema to expose the unexamined life and to reveal us to ourselves. Nashville is not only the film's setting but a metaphoric microcosm of the American dream with all of its attendant illusions and problems. But the film also manages to convey deep sympathy toward the 20 plus characters, each of whom is likely to become inscribed in the perceptive viewer's memory.

c
Calvacade
Aug 15, 2017

Some characters are odious while others are sympathetic, but every last one manages to provide contrast and depth to Altman's view of an America in which the boundaries between politics and entertainment are all but nonexistent.

b
bmobaggins
Mar 16, 2016

Good for what it's worth which is as a slice of 1970's country music Americana. Found the film to be overlong, and dated, but it still upholds its charm and wit. If you are a fan of old country, you'll enjoy this one.

n
NJtoTX
Sep 06, 2014

Possibly my all-time favorite film. With 24 main characters and a lot of overlapping dialogue, it can be a bit daunting on first viewing. You really see it all come together on a repeat viewing. The "I'm Easy" scene in the club is masterful.

m
marvelboy888
Jan 14, 2014

It's rare that film with the level of ambition and audaciousness that Nashville has comes together so seamlessly. It's a near-perfect film, casting a wide net in terms of style and tone and somehow gelling together perfectly. It's the rare film that dances from heartbreaking drama to goofy comedy and works because of the way it aims to encompass anything and everything about life. It aims to represent us all, and does so thrillingly and humanely.

m
matcat44
Nov 14, 2013

Quit watching after 15minutes. Sound track mushy - colours weird. It must be really old.

m
MARK LATHAM
May 20, 2011

DVD flaw at 1hour 37 minutes: gets stuck so you lose about 30 seconds, then continues OK.

Age

Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number

Recommendations

Subject Headings

  Loading...

Find it at TPL

  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top