Love is a burning thing.
In 1955, a tough, skinny guitar-slinger who called himself J.R. Cash walked into the soon-to-be-famous Sun Studios in Memphis. It was a moment that would have an indelible effect on American culture. With his driving freight-train chords, steel-eyed intensity and a voice as deep and black as night, Cash sang blistering songs of heartache and survival that were gutsy, full of real life and unlike anything heard before. That day kicked off the electrifying early career of Johnny Cash. As he pioneered a fiercely original sound that blazed a trail for rock, country, punk, folk and rap stars to come, Cash began a rough-and-tumble journey of personal transformation. In the most volatile period of his life, he evolved from a self-destructive pop star into the iconic 'Man in Black' - facing down his demons, fighting for the love that would save him time and again, and learning how to walk the razor-thin line between destruction and redemption.
Audio commentary from director/co-writer James Mangold
Deleted scenes (21 mins)
International theatrical trailer
8 extended musical sequences (22 mins)
'Folsom: Cash And The Comeback' featurette
'Ring Of Fire: The Passion Of Johnny And June' featurette
'Becoming Cash/Becoming Carter' featurette
'Celebrating The Man In Black: The Making Of Walking The Line' featurette
'Cash And His Faith' featurette
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