A dramatization of the events leading up to the 1935 assassination of Huey Long, the flamboyant and controversial governor of Louisiana.
Did You Know?
The scene showing Huey and his future wife Rose McConnell meeting at a baking contest in Shreveport did happen, but it was in the summer of 1910 when Rose was 18 and Huey was 16 or 17. Great performance by the actors, and the scene where Huey boldly steals a kiss from Rose at her family's home afterwards is sweet - even though they clearly aren't teenagers. See more