The Cowboy and the Ballerina


2h 1984

Brief Synopsis

Take one ex-world championship rodeo rider. Add a defecting Russian ballerina. Then introduce Cupid. What you get is this amiable but wafer - thin tale the title of which tells the whole plot -- as with the similarly titled "The Cowboy and the Lady" about which Samuel Goldwyn, ordering up a script t

Film Details

Also Known As
Cowboy and the Ballerina
Release Date
1984
Production Company
CBS Entertainment

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Synopsis

Take one ex-world championship rodeo rider. Add a defecting Russian ballerina. Then introduce Cupid. What you get is this amiable but wafer - thin tale the title of which tells the whole plot -- as with the similarly titled "The Cowboy and the Lady" about which Samuel Goldwyn, ordering up a script to use the talents of Gary Cooper and Merle Oberon, asked, when given the screenplay devised by at least a dozen people, "What's it about?"

Film Details

Also Known As
Cowboy and the Ballerina
Release Date
1984
Production Company
CBS Entertainment

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

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Miscellaneous Notes

Aired in United States October 23, 1984