Irish Singles Chart . Stay connected: Browse our online and virtual events. Checkpoint Challenges Denver City Park. The way Dutch, John's father, was depicted was abominable. Nontra's Monthly PPP! I like John Denver's music and, ultimately, that was the only thing I liked about this film.
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The actor portraying John Denver made him look simple-minded and shallow - NOT the personality I've observed for two decades at concerts and at televised interviews! While this account, from a creative standpoint, could have done more justice to John Denver, the events and places as they transpired provided a fairly true-to-life story of John's legacy.
Terrible, lousy and the worst biopic I have ever seen. That he was an huge nerd and couldn't trim his sideburns. First thing is the really bad wig Chad Lowe wears then it only gets worse.
Billboard Hot . I like how it hints of a problem with alcohol but does not dwell on it. And although the man is not exactly my favorite person on the planet, we must give credit where credit is due -- John's 70s career was the work of Jerry Weintraub, NOT Hal Thau, as the movie shows.
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Nothing in this movie makes Denver distinct himself from just the ordinary man, just his talent for singing and writing but the movie doesn't concentrate enough on those aspects.
The lip synching he does for the songs is almost funny.
The first was that his father an military pilot never gave John any positive enforcement about his career in music. Favorite Scenes: Denver proposing and proposing to his wife. Gary Glitter Mike Leander.