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Butch And Sundance: The Early Days


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  Butch And Sundance: The Early Days Review
Tookey's Rating
4 /10
 
Average Rating
4.40 /10
 
Starring
William Katt, Tom Berenger, Brian Denehy
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Directed by: Richard Lester
Written by: Allan Burns

 
 
 
Released: 1979
   
Genre: WESTERN
PREQUEL
COMEDY
   
Origin: US
   
Colour: C
   
Length: 110
 
 


 

Early lives of two famous outlaws (William Katt and Tom Berenger).

Reviewed by Chris Tookey

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A cunning way of making a sequel to a movie where both leading characters lose their lives. Richard Lester's direction ensures a fast pace and plenty of fun, especially in the first half-hour; and there are attractive performances from Tom Berenger and William Katt. It's just too bad the screenplay isn't up to the original, being deficient in both comedy and thrills.
ANTI
"There's no star chemistry... Doesn't match its pregenitor in either casting or style."
(Variety)


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