BONUS EPISODE: Breaker! Breaker! We’re going to the movies! In this minisode of THE STORY SONG PODCAST, your hosts explore the 1978 movie Convoy, which is based on the 1975 song, “Convoy,” which is based on the 1973 commercial for Old Home Bread. Find out what happens when your wedding photographer bails, whatever happened to the waitress from the truckstop, and whether a 2-hour movie would have benefitted from an additional 3 hours. Rubber Duck, you’re the one. You make convoys lots of fun. Join us for this special bonus episode of THE STORY SONG PODCAST.
Convoy, Starring Kris Kristofferson, Ali MacGraw, Burt Young, Madge Sinclair, Franklyn Ajaye, and Ernest Borgnine. Screenplay by B. W. L. Norton. Directed by Sam Peckinpah. Based on the song, “Convoy,” by Bill Fries and Chip Davis.