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Grady and Bobby Lee run moonshine for Uncle Jesse, who prides himself on his old-school moonshining methods, and refuses to buckle in to the 'big business moonshine' of Jake, who controls these parts for New York mobsters.
"Thunder Road" was only a practice run. This is the real thing!
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Warner Brothers was sued by Jerry Rushing for using his life story and giving him no credit. Rushing's life was used for the basis of at least thirteen characters in this film and The Dukes of Hazzard. See more
Bobbie Lee is tuning his guitar in the bar getting ready to play, when a bar patron (played by pro wrestler Rick Hunter) starts a fight with him. Bobbie Lee then breaks his guitar over the guy's head, destroying the guitar, and immediately gets sent to jail for 30 days. As he is released from jail, he has his guitar again. See more
Well, that's not the place where I prove my manhood. But since the subject has come up, you think you might boost it a little by letting me drive?
Remade as The Dukes of Hazzard
Slow Rollin' Low
by Billy Joe Shaver
Performed by Waylon Jennings
(uncredited) See more