Confederate veterans of the last battle of the Civil War set out to find a hidden treasure: diamonds hidden in a cave. However, the soldiers find they are being followed by a mysterious ... See full summary »
A women is convinced by her lover to poison her cruel husband, a rich businessman. However, she becomes terrified when she finds the lover dead as well. A sinister PI, who's investigating her husband's disappearance, contacts her.
A girl is caught in a drug bust and sent to the hoosegow. The iron-handed superintendent takes exception to a skit performed by the girls and takes punitive steps, aided by the sadistic ... See full summary »
A 1988 television adaptation of Robert Ludlum's thriller. An injured, unconscious man (Richard Chamberlain) washes ashore in a small French town. As he recovers, it becomes quite clear, someone is trying to kill him. Jaclyn Smith co-stars.
A political despot controls his town and his wife Maggie. When Maggie tries to escape his control, he swears a warrant out for her arrest and sends the law after her. The arresting officer,... See full summary »
In 1921, 10-year-old Othar Pruitt witnesses his bootlegger father murdered by a member of a rival bootlegger family. 12 years later, the adult Other Pruitt and his partner-in-crime, Dewey Crenshaw, make a living as moonshiners and cross-state bootleg runners whom work for Othar's grandfather's distillery, harass the local sheriff, flirt with various women at local ho-downs, and continue to clash against the rival Woodall family and their chief competitors for control of the bootlegged trail runs. Written by
I remember this movie! My folks took me to see it in the theater when I was a little kid. The director was my mother's-cousin's-wife or some such thing... we evidently went to three of his now-obscure films including this one, Winterhawk, and the Winds of Autumn. I recall that the three screen theater had a display in the lobby featuring a mock-up of a moonshine still. It's all very vague to me now, yet I am somehow fascinated. It amuses me that was also shown as "Bootleggers' Angel" when Jaclyn Smith became famous in Charlie's Angels. Did she even have much of a role in this movie? I certainly don't remember her in it, but, then, I was pretty young. I would love to take a peak at this old movie again one of these days just to see what it's like many years down the road.
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