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Moonshine Highway (1996)

PG-13 | | Action, Drama, Thriller | TV Movie 5 May 1996
During prohibition days, many hillbilly moonshine stills were hidden in hills of middle America. Jed Muldoon was about the best runner of moonshine whiskey around. Usually the local yokels ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Kyle MacLachlan ... Jed Muldoon
Randy Quaid ... Sheriff Miller
Maria del Mar ... Ethel Miller
Alex Carter ... Bill Rickman
Gary Farmer ... Hooch Wilson
Jeremy Ratchford ... Dwayne Dayton
Leslie Carlson ... Pappy (as Les Carlson)
Dennis Fitzgerald ... Clancy Clayton
Raliegh Wilson ... Claude Clayton
Michael Copeman ... Ol Man Clayton
Jody Racicot ... Haywood Possum
Rick Roberts ... Travis Saunders
Lori Hallier ... Rose
Eleanor Joy Lind Eleanor Joy Lind ... Waitress Lorna
Dick Callahan Dick Callahan ... Moody
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During prohibition days, many hillbilly moonshine stills were hidden in hills of middle America. Jed Muldoon was about the best runner of moonshine whiskey around. Usually the local yokels were kinfolk of the runners and looked the other way while they were doing business. Naturally, the federal government was missing out on some tax money and were determined to shut them down. There's three things the government will never control, and one is making home brew. Written by Richard Jones <rjo339@swbell.net>

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Action | Drama | Thriller

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

5 May 1996 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Alto Risco See more »

Filming Locations:

Markham, Ontario, Canada See more »

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Showtime Networks See more »
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Ultra Stereo

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Color
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I Forgot To Remember To Forget
Written by Charlie Feathers and Stan Kessler (as Stanley Kesler)
Performed by Johnny Cash
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True Piece of Crap
31 May 2000 | by Terry-63See all my reviews

Saw this flick and thought it was the worst waste of celluloid I have seen in years. I live in Tennessee and believe me, this Canadian flick (yes, CANADIAN) has little bearing on the state of moonshining in the 1950's. Avoid it like a case of the clap.


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