The role of Robin was offered to Elvis Presley
, who was very interested, but the idea was nixed by Presley's manager, "Colonel" Tom Parker
, who demanded more money for Presley's services than the producers were willing to spend. See more
During the sequence leading up to and including the explosion that kills Jed Moultrie and the Treasury agent, a dark-colored Mercury is seen parked at the gas pumps. It disappears briefly, only to reappear when Moultrie's car explodes. See more
[talking on pay telephone
Hello, Kogan?... Doolin.
What's on your mind, Mr. Doolin?
You. You're on my mind. You finally made the big mistake tonight, Kogan. Niles Penland was a mistake... Jethro Moultrie and Williams - that was a mistake, that was a big mistake, a bad mistake, but tonight you made the *big* mistake. You put your dirty, fat hands on my kid brother. I swore I'd *kill* anybody who tried to make him a whisky runner. I'm on my way into Memphis right now, and when I get there you're ...