The story centers around singer Thiola Rayfield and her band Big T and the Texas Wheel. The plot follows the band’s climb to success and Thiola’s tumultuous relationship with their violently abusive, alcoholic manager Justice Parker. In the midst of the chaos, a murder occurs, leaving authorities with a trio of suspects and a mystery to solve.
Director: Joan Tewkesbury.
Stars: Dolly Parton, Gary Busey, Ray Benson, Dennis Letts, Willie Nelson, Merrill Connally, Tony Frank.