A Cowgirl's Story
Directed by Timothy Armstrong
Produced by Bailee Madison
Carlos De Mattos
Marcos De Mattos
Written by Timothy Armstrong
Starring Bailee Madison
Pat Boone
Chloe Lukasiak
Aidan Alexander
Froy Gutierrez
James C. Victor
Alicia Coppola
Cinematography Matthias Saunders
Edited by Tyler Purcell
Produced by Cinemills Media
Rodeo Films
Bailee Madison Productions
Distributed by Samuel Goldwyn Films
Release date April 18, 2017
Running time 98 minutes
Country United States
Language English

A Cowgirl's Story is a 2017 American family film written and directed by Timothy Armstrong and starring Bailee Madison, Chloe Lukasiak and Pat Boone. as Dusty Rhodes, Dance Moms and Center Stage: On Pointe's Chloe Lukasiak.


Seventeen year old Dusty Rhodes (Bailee Madison) goes to live with her grandfather (Pat Boone) because both of her Army parents are fighting in the Afghanistan war. Dusty attends a new high school where she makes friends with a group that includes Savanah (Chloe Lukasiak), a goth girl whose late father also served in the Army.

Dusty convinces her new friends to form an equestrian drill team that allows them to perform at rodeos and parades. Dusty's world is turned upside down by the war when her mother goes missing after her helicopter is shot down. To cope with her fear and helplessness, Dusty enlists the help of her grandfather and friends to put on a special riding performance for her parents and all of the soldiers fighting overseas. The entire town turns out in support of the event, and it becomes an unforgettable experience for everyone.


  • Bailee Madison as Dusty Rhodes
  • Pat Boone as Grandpa Rhodes
  • Chloe Lukasiak as Savanah Stocker
  • Aidan Alexander as Trevor
  • Froy Gutierrez as Jason
  • James C. Victor as Randall Rhodes
  • Alicia Coppola as Lt. Helen Rhodes
  • Corlandos Scott was cast to play a detective in the film

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