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James Brown's mother, Susie, wrongly depicted in movie

...entombed his mother and father in the same mausoleum where his body now lies.The movie Coal Miner's Daughter starring Sissy Spacek as Loretta Lynn showed Lynn touring with Grand Ole Opry star Patsy Cline in a bus that had on the side "The Patsy Cline...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-07-31/james-browns-mother-s
SteelDrivers find surprise success in music, movies

...we were on a bus headed down to Georgia," Henderson said.Sony Pictures Classics' Get Low stars Robert Duvall, Sissy Spacek and Bill Murray. The film is about a mysterious, 1930s Tennessee hermit who famously threw his own funeral party while...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/going-out/music/2010-10-13/steeldrivers-f
Applause | Music | Things to Do | Life
Many country music films delight without Oscar

...story of country star Loretta Lynn, who was a wife at 13 and mother at 14. Earning seven nominations, it starred Sissy Spacek in the title role with Tommy Lee Jones playing her husband. Spacek, who did her own singing in the film, won an Oscar...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2011-02-23/many-country-music-fi
Applause | Music | Ramblin' Rhodes | Things to Do | Ramblin' Rhodes
Letter calls for filming in town

...last year giving movie-makers tax credits of up to 30 percent. Get Low , a period movie starring Robert Duvall, Sissy Spacek and Bill Murray, had scenes filmed in nearby Crawfordville, Ga., last week. Coliseum Authority Chairman Richard...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/02/25/met_512599.shtml
Metro | Deke Copenhaver | James Brown
New Deal relic to become recycling symbol

...works about Felix "Bush" Breazeale's staging of his own funeral in late 1930s Tennessee, starring Robert Duvall , Sissy Spacek , Bill Murray and Lucas Black . Mr. Young said he played a man walking on sidewalks. I'm sensing a trend. Our current...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/02/22/met_512319.shtml
Metro | Deke Copenhaver | Augusta-Richmond County Commission | Coliseum Authority
Ramblin Rhodes: Film stars cut their acting teeth in Augusta plays

Two of my favorite Oscar-winning actors, Robert Duvall and Sissy Spacek, were to be in Crawfordville, Ga., today filming the movie Get Low . Chances are, they don't know of their personal connection...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/02/12/rho_511046.shtml
Ramblin' Rhodes
Bad boyfriends can make for a good time at movies

...his affection to engage in something ill-advised. In Terrence Malick's Badlands , Martin Sheen's Kit convinces Sissy Spacek's Holly that drinking from the bottle and the occasional back-seat tumble are advisable, as is a cross-country...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/12/11/uhl_503445.shtml
Steven Uhles
'Four Christmases' brings no joy to the world

...kick Mr. Vaughn, just for the heck of it. Not funny. It goes even more downhill from here, dragging in thespians Sissy Spacek, Jon Voight, Mary Steenburgen, Dwight Yoakum and Kristin Chenoweth. It's a deliberate bad-taste comedy, but...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/11/26/liv_501562.shtml
Life & style
Some teens settle on alternative plan over annual dance

...senior prom coming up, he inspires the local teens to take a stand. Carrie (1976) The laughingstock of the school (Sissy Spacek), who has a troubled home life and telekinetic powers, takes a twisted revenge in this Steven King novel-inspired...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/03/27/xtr_121920.shtml
Xtreme | Westside High School
Singer Pride to be subject of biopic

...Phoenix and Reese Witherspoon as the famed country music couple. Ms. Witherspoon earned the Oscar. Jessica Lange and Sissy Spacek also were nominated for Academy Awards: Ms. Lange in 1985 for portraying Patsy Cline in Sweet Dreams, and Ms. Spacek...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/11/02/rho_102794.shtml
Ramblin' Rhodes