Legendary songwriter Tom Douglas is putting together a new movie, ‘Love, Tom’
Grammy-nominated songwriter Tom Douglas co-wrote and stars in Love, Toman upcoming personal film that looks back on his three decades in the music industry.
Centered around a particularly memorable 12-minute acceptance speech Douglas gave at the 2014 Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame ceremony, the film will include anecdotes about some of the most successful and beloved songs. of Douglas. These include “The House That Built Me” by Miranda Lambert, “Grown Men Don’t Cry” by Tim McGraw and “I Run to You” by Lady A.
Lambert, McGraw and Lady A are just a few of the stars who will feature in the film; other artists making an appearance include Chris Janson and Collin Raye.
“I love you Tom is a letter of hope to a hopeless world,” notes Douglas. “Yes – it’s a film about songwriting and the creative process – but really, it’s a film for anxious drug addicts, underdogs, underachievers, true believers, never say die-ers, keep trying, heartbroken, can’t start, optimistic pessimists.”
No country music movie would be complete without a stellar soundtrack, and Love, Tom is no exception: Douglas will be releasing a companion album, titled Inspired by the movie Love, Tomon Monument Records on February 24. The first song from this project, titled “Van Gogh”, has now been released.
Also on February 24, Love, Tom will premiere on Paramount+. It is one of many musical films to premiere on the streaming service, also including the Miranda Lambert-directed film. Marfa bands with Jon Randall and Jack Ingram, and Kacey Musgraves damn companion film to the album.
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