RIP: Burt Reynolds Races the Law and Chases the Ladies in “Smokey and the Bandit” and “White Lightning”

Kevin: Let's all drink a Coors today in honor of the incredible life and career of Burt Reynolds, the last movie star who could realistically be described as a "booze-runnin’, motor-gunnin’, law-breakin’, love-makin’ rebel." If you want to know why Burt was so beloved by audiences both for his movies and his good-natured, unpretentious attitude, … Continue reading RIP: Burt Reynolds Races the Law and Chases the Ladies in “Smokey and the Bandit” and “White Lightning”

RIP Burt Reynolds: Let’s Drink a Coors to Celebrate the Life and Legacy of “The Bandit”

(Updated Sept. 6, 2018) Kevin: Burt Reynolds, the last movie star who could realistically play a character described as a “booze-runnin’, motor-gunnin’, law-breakin’, love-makin’ rebel” (according to the trailer for his film “White Lightning”), passed away today at the age of 82. Burt’s sense of humor, unpretentious attitude, and willingness to entertain made him one … Continue reading RIP Burt Reynolds: Let’s Drink a Coors to Celebrate the Life and Legacy of “The Bandit”