If you live in Tennessee, you know that Dolly Parton is the face of the state. From her music to her acting career, this woman has done it all. Whether you are a fan or not, many people can appreciate her talent and her ambition. While we're all practicing social distancing and tired of watching the same shows on Netflix, we can binge-watch Dolly Parton films for free and feel some Tennessee pride.
This series on Netflix premiered in November 2019 and it's anthology drama that showcases "eight stories celebrating family, faith, love and forgiveness" as well as a tribute to her country songs. You'll see familiar faces like Julian Hugh and Kathleen Turner in this series as well.
This 1996 film portrays Dolly as a country singer who can't enter Heaven until she fulfills a good deed on Earth. It's a feel-good Christmas story that first aired on CBS, but now you can watch it for free with Amazon Prime.
This classic Southern movie can be watched on the streaming website Crackle. If you haven't seen this movie, it's about a group of women in a small Southern town who have a bond like no other. They have to cope with the death of one of their friends and you see their journey to peace throughout the film.
A Country Christmas Story
This Lifetime Christmas special was partially filmed in Dollywood in Tennessee - the star of the movie actually participates in a singing contest at the park. She wants to become a musician and Dolly helps her fulfill her dreams. You can watch this for free at IMbd.
Blue Valley Songbird
This film starts off rocky as we see Dolly's country music star character try to get away from her controlling and manipulative boyfriend. Throughout the movie, she faces her past and has flashbacks that bring her to the person she is today with a warm, happy ending. You can watch this on Snagfilms for no charge.