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Tookey's Rating
6 /10
 
Average Rating
7.08 /10
 
Starring
Jeff Bridges , Barry Brown , Jim Davis
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Directed by: Robert Benton
Written by: David Newman, Robert Benton

 
 
 
Released: 1972
   
Genre: WESTERN
CRIME
   
Origin: US
   
Length: 93
 
 


 

Draft-dodgers at the time of the American Civil War turn to crime.

Reviewed by Chris Tookey

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An enjoyable, light-hearted, picaresque film which entertainingly debunks western myths and contains a set of fine performances. Unfortunately, it fails to involve the audience's emotions: it seems flip and nihilistic, especially in retrospect, and suffers by comparison with the somewhat similar Bonnie and Clyde , by the same writers.

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