FORMAT: PAL REGION: ALL REGIONS.
REVIEW: Johnny Cash puts in a stirring performance as Jesse Hallam, a small-town Kentucky coal miner who must face reality when he is forced to move his family to the Cincinatti when his daughter requires special spinal sugery. Once there, he realizes that in order to survive, he must learn to read. He puts his pride aside and takes on the daunting task of overcoming his illiteracy in a humble and touching story that is a true testament to the power of the human spirit. Johhny also lends his musical talents to the film’s soundtrack providing three original songs: “Moving Up” , “I’m Just An Old Chunk Of Coal” and “Paradise”. Also starring Brenda Vaccaro.