Blaze is a 1989 film written and directed by Ron Shelton. The film stars Paul Newman as Earl Long and Lolita Davidovich as Blaze Starr, with Starr herself appearing in a cameo.
- I want you to meet the finest yes-men in Louisiana and their lovely wives.
- The three best friends the poor people have ever had are Jesus Christ, Sears & Roebuck and Earl K. Long.
- Earl: Would you still love me as much if I wasn't the fine governor of the great state of Louisiana?
- Blaze: Would you still love me if I had little tits and worked in a fish house?