A young couple just being married rents a house in a village in Louisiana. But they are not welcome because the inhabitants of the village look at them with distrust - in the house they ... See full summary »
Set in the autumn and winter seasons of 1875 Montana, the tribe of Chief Winterhawk are ill. His friend, trapper Guthrie, suggests to ask the white men in a nearby settlement for help, but ... See full summary »
SACRED GROUND tells the fact-based story of a mountain man and his Indian wife who happen upon a partially built cabin and finish it for their own home, not realizing that they occupy a ... See full summary »
Hawken is a rugged drifter and loner who meets and comes to rescue a young Shawnee woman, named Spirit in 1840s Tennessee, whom he leaves after saving her from a rouge group of Shawnee ... 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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