April 25, 2010 Presented by Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum
This country musical stars nineteen-year-old Hank Williams Jr., who plays Grady, a prideful, stubborn farm boy with musical talents. Grady’s uncle (Ed Begley) discourages the young singer’s creative abilities. When the family falls on desperate times, Grady turns to his guitar to support the farm. Presented in support of the featured exhibit Family Tradition: The Williams Family Legacy Presented by SunTrust. From the museum’s Frist Library and Archive. Ninety minutes. Free. Made Possible by Iron Mountain Film and Sound Archives.