"★★★★ – Jessie Buckley is more than just another new actor with star potential. She is the real deal, capable of a depth of dramatic delivery that actors stretch their entire careers for." – Empire
"★★★★ –Jessie Buckley gives a searing performance as the would-be Loretta Lyn" - The Independent
"★★★★ – Irresistible...in Jessie Buckley a true star is born" – Tim Robey, Telegraph
"Jessie Buckley gives a star-making performance in a music fable that has more than music on its mind" – Variety
Jessie Buckley shines in Tom Harper (BBC’s War & Peace) inspiring and big-hearted film that’s received rave reviews from critics and festival audiences around the world.
Recently released from prison, Glaswegian single mum Rose-Lynn (Buckley) dreams of going to Nashville and becoming a country music star, much to the chagrin of her no-nonsense mother Marion (a superb Julie Walters).
Cleaning houses to save money for her trip, Rose meets an unlikely benefactor in the form of middle-class Susannah (Sophie Okonedo) who is moved by her voice and passion – will she give Jessie the chance at stardom she craves?
Dir: Tom Harper
Cast: Julie Walters, Jessie Buckley
UK 2018, 100mins