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Walk the Line

Walk the Line is an Academy Award, Golden Globe, and Grammy Award-winning film chronicling the life of the American country singer Johnny Cash. The title is taken from one of Cash's best known songs, "I Walk the Line". The film focuses on Cash's younger life, his romance with June Carter, and his ascent to the country music scene, with material taken from his autobiographies. Walk the Line's production budget is estimated to have been $28,000,000. The film previewed at the Telluride Film Festival on September 4, 2005, and went into wide release on November 18. This film was nominated for five Academy Awards including Best Actor (Joaquin Phoenix) and Best Actress (Reese Witherspoon). Witherspoon won the Oscar for Best Actress, the film's sole Oscar winner. As of August 22, 2006, the film had grossed a total of US $186,438,883 worldwide. On February 28, 2006, a single-disc DVD and a two-discs collector's edition DVD were released; these sold three million copies on their first day of...This information was automatically generated from Freebase article Walk the Line. You should replace/update it...
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