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The Getaway(1972)

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Brief Synopsis

Doc McCoy has been granted parole. The catch is that Sheriff Beynon expects a small favour from McCoy for his generocity: robbing another bank! Beynon does not really intend to let McCoy walk away after the heist and neither does co-robber Rudy Butler, but stopping Doc proves a trifle difficult.

Cast & Crew

Sam Peckinpah Director
Steve McQueen [Carter] Doc McCoy
Ali MacGraw Carol McCoy
Ben Johnson Jack Beynon
Sally Struthers Fran Clinton
Al Lettieri Rudy Butler
Richard Bright The thief
Jack Dodson Harold Clinton
Dub Taylor Laughlin
Bo Hopkins Frank Jackson
John Bryson The accountant
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  PG Premiere Info:  Los Angeles opening: 19 Dec 1972
Release Date:  1972 Production Date:  A Sam Peckinpah Film
AFI-DVD*, Netflix
Color/B&W:  Color (Technicolor) Distributions Co:  National General Pictures Corporation
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  First Artists Production Company, Ltd., Solar Productions, Inc., David Foster Productions, Tatiana Films, Inc.
Duration(mins):  122 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • They made it like they used to

    Justin R Dutko 2011-04-30

    This is the better of the two versions and watching it proves it never gets old Sam Peckinpah at the helm directing the King of Cool at his best with a... MORE>

  • Al Lettieri

    Ardy 2009-08-18

    Al Lettieri (born Alfred Lettieri, February 24, 1928 October 18, 1975) was an Italian American actor, best known for his portrayal of Virgil "The... MORE>