‘The Last Ride’ film about the final lonely, isolated days of Hank Williams as he travels with only a 17 year old driver from Montgomery to Ohio on New Years 1952-53 will be shown at a number of theatres including Montgomery later this month.
The movie was shown at a number of film festivals beginning in the spring.
It was directed by Arkansas native Harry Thomason, and stars Henry Thomas.
The film will open October 21st in Montgomery AL, Shreveport and West Monroe LA, and 4 locations in Arkansas where the movie was filmed: Rogers, Fayetteville, Fort Smith, and Little Rock.
This blog has run many articles and photos about this film and its history.