Austin Public Library: Texas Tunesmiths: Songwriter
Rated R, 94 min. Directed by Alan Rudolph. Starring Willie Nelson, Kris Kristofferson, Melinda Dillon, Rip Torn and Lesley Ann Warren.
With its script by Bud Shrake, Songwriter is one of the smartest movies ever made about the music business. Nelson stars as a songwriter and performer who gets into a bad publishing deal and enlists his friends and associates to help him sever the arrangement. freeNo current showings of this film.