must hoedown: crazy heart. jeff bridges earns his golden globe portraying bad blake, a self-destructive country singer. shar liked the scenic drives through the southwest and reminds me of the southwestern road trip i've been meaning to take. at the heart of the film, it's the music that weaves the emotional threads to the heart. enter one wonderful t-bone burnett. he spoke with terry gross over a week ago. what's noteworthy is his choice of former wife, sam phillip's "reflecting light" during a key romantic moment. maybe someone still holds a flame for his ex. also, sara watkins of nickel creek plays fiddle on the title track. ahhhmazing tunes and lovely cinematography. last shot of the film was spectacular. see it if you haven't already.