A 2009 film adaptation of Thomas Cobb's 1987 novel of the same name. Jeff Bridges stars as an alcoholic has-been country singer/songwriter by the name of Otis "Bad" Blake. Once a star, he now plays one-night stands with pickup bands. After starting a romantic relationship with a young single mom (Maggie Gyllenhaal), he is motivated into turning his life around. Colin Farrell plays Blake's protégé.