POPCORN SUTTON - A HELL OF A LIFE

THE WAIT IS OVER

This fascinating documentary offers an unvarnished view of outlaw and master distiller Popcorn Sutton, from humble Appalachian roots to folk hero finish.

Filmed in North Carolina, Tennessee and West Virginia, from 2000 until Sutton’s death in 2009, A HELL OF A LIFE reveals mountain life with startling clarity in an unforgettable portrait of the last great moonshiner.

DVD
Run time: 89 minutes
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An all-new documentary from exclusive footage.
From the Emmy Award winning producer of the
acclaimed PBS special THE LAST ONE and the cult
classic THE LAST RUN / THIS IS THE LAST DAM RUN OF LIKKER I'LL EVER MAKE.
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THE LAST ONE and THIS IS THE LAST DAM RUN OF LIKKER I'LL EVER MAKE

Format: DVD Video • 2 hours 49 minutes total media
Price: $20

The award-winning PBS special and the original cult-classic that together turned an enterprising moonshiner into a new American legend. featuring Popcorn Sutton, JB Rader. music by Raymond Fairchild, Abigail Moore, Bill Milsaps and more.

 

 

other films :


THE OUTLAW LEWIS REDMOND and THE PRINCE OF DARK CORNERS

Format: DVD Video • 2 hours total media
Price: $20

Called An American Robin Hood and The Jesse James of the Mountains, 'Major' Lewis Redmond was once the most famous outlaw in the United States. Celebrated Appalachian playwright Gary Carden's THE PRINCE OF DARK CORNERS features an electrifying portarit of Redmond by Milton Higgins, and the PBS special The Outlaw Lewis Redmond details the life and times of one of America's greatest outlaw heroes. Includes commentary and bonus features.

 

 

SUCKER PUNCH PICTURES is an independent film production company established to produce a series of films about Appalachian history, heritage, and moonshine. Films include the Emmy Award-winning THE LAST ONE with Popcorn Sutton, which inspired the Discovery Channel show Moonshiners, as well as the cult classic THIS IS THE LAST DAM RUN OF LIKKER I'LL EVER MAKE. Other award-winning films include THE OUTLAW LEWIS REDMOND and THE PRINCE OF DARK CORNERS.

The final film in the series, the eagerly anticipated A HELL OF A LIFE, releases November 14th, 2014.


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Related works on Appalachian culture and heritage include the NC Language and Life Project films MOUNTAIN TALK and THE QUEEN FAMILY - APPALACHIAN TRADITION AND MUSIC, and the music and story compilations, AN UNCLOUDED DAY and BACK PORCH MUSIC.