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The Last Picture Show

The Last Picture Show(1971)

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Brief Synopsis

Changing times take their toll on high schoolers growing up in a small Western town.

Cast & Crew

Timothy Bottoms Sonny Crawford
Jeff Bridges Duane Jackson
Cybill Shepherd Jacy Farrow
Ben Johnson Sam the Lion
Cloris Leachman Ruth Popper
Ellen Burstyn Lois Farrow
Sharon Taggart Charlene Duggs
Randy Quaid Lester Marlow
Joe Heathcock The sheriff

Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  R Premiere Info:  New York Film Festival screening: 28 Sep 1971; New York opening: 3 Oct 1971
Release Date:  1971 Production Date:  AFI-DVD*; EB, Netflix
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Columbia Pictures
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  BBS Productions
Duration(mins):  118 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • just when i thought I'd seen all the best......

    karen 2015-07-19

    What a great discovery. I can't believe I never saw this movie...being the same age as the characters when the movie came out. Now I have another... MORE>

  • Monotonous

    TK 2014-02-28

    A great cast but that's all in my opinion. It's about people looking for happiness and the meaning of life in a small isolated Texas town that... MORE>

  • The Last Great Film of the Golden Era

    Trish 2014-02-25

    Peter Bogdanovich freely admits that most of the crew despised him during the making of this film. Who wouldn't? . He demanded endless retakes,... MORE>