For two decades, singer-songwriter James Lee Springer (David Carradine) struggled for success in the music business, but found his stubborn reluctance to compromise his artistic instincts always holding him back. His friend and manager (Michael Maloney) finally lands him a prime opportunity to enjoy life at the top, and brings a tough woman (Mariel Hemingway) into their company to keep Springer's self-destructive behaviors in check. Indie drama co-stars Marina Anderson, Larissa Borkowski. 100 min. Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital 5.1; interviews; bonus audio CD.