The Last American Hero (1973)

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The Last American Hero 1973 DVD (Playable in North America - The US, Canada, Mexico, etc.) Color. Widescreen. Beautiful re-mastered print!

Starring: Jeff Bridges, Valerie Perrine, Ned Beatty, Geraldine Fitzgerald, Gary Busey, Ed Lauter.

Jeff Bridges gives a spellbinding performance as the fictionalized Junior Johnson, a moonshine smuggler who became one of NASCAR's first champions. Elroy 'Junior' Jackson is a kid full of attitude who helps his bootlegger father run their homemade whisky. When Junior crashes into a police blockade, they arrest his father who's looking at a lengthy prison stretch. Junior needs to raise some fast cash to get him released and hits the demolition derby circuit. His natural skill behind a wheel sees him swiftly move on to stock car racing and finally a chance to make it big on the famous NASCAR circuit.