The Life and Assassination of the Kingfish


2h 1977

Brief Synopsis

A lavishly detailed dramatization of the events leading up to the 1935 assassination of Huey Long, Louisiana's Depression-era governor and U.S. Senator. An Emmy Award nomination went to Ric Waite for his cinematography.

Film Details

Also Known As
Every Man a King, Life and Assassination of the Kingfish
Release Date
1977

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Synopsis

A lavishly detailed dramatization of the events leading up to the 1935 assassination of Huey Long, Louisiana's Depression-era governor and U.S. Senator. An Emmy Award nomination went to Ric Waite for his cinematography.

Film Details

Also Known As
Every Man a King, Life and Assassination of the Kingfish
Release Date
1977

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

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Miscellaneous Notes

Aired in United States March 21, 1977

Original title: "Every Man a King."